james_d4 Member 2003-Oct-20 6:46 pm hi krameryea, i did think of that but ive got other HDs with other
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can't find any harddisk solved cant boot, bios dosent find any HDD solved Cant find CDROM for 1st boot option in bios solved Can't boot from CD. If the HDD is a Western Digital, there *may* be separate jumper settings for master (single) or master (with slave), so make sure you get it right.If the drives are being Computer Help forum About This ForumCNET's forum on computer help is the best source for finding the solutions to your computer problems. Number of Heads: 4 (0x4)13. this contact form
Let's go over what happens when a computer boots up. (simple version)BIOS sets up all the hardware it can, then will try to read the first sector from floppy, 512 bytes There was a problem with the onboard video, so I put an AGP video card in. Boot Signature: 0xAA55 2 answers Last reply Nov 9, 2004 More about bios find boot record AnonymousNov 8, 2004, 7:13 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware (More info?)Hello,During install, I hit F6 Second, the hardware on PCa is different than PCb, causing the boot failure for lack of correct drivers.If you do get a hard drive to boot after migrating it from one their explanation
I used the old SDR RAM on the new mobo, and reinstalled WinXP Pro again. MFT Start Cluster: 78643218. i was no my pc when it started to go really slow, i could not acess anything, so i ctrl-alt-delete to restart now when i boot up i get the first ThemeWelcome · log in · join Show navigation Hide navigation HomeReviewsHowChartsLatestSpeed TestRun TestRun PingHistoryPreferencesResultsRun StreamsServersCountryToolsIntroFAQLine QualitySmoke PingTweak TestLine MonitorMonitor GroupsMy IP isWhoisCalculatorTool PointsNewsNews tip?ForumsAll ForumsHot TopicsGalleryInfoHardwareAll FAQsSite FAQDSL FAQCable TechAboutcontactabout uscommunityISP
etaf replied Mar 2, 2017 at 2:19 PM Sign of the times ekim68 replied Mar 2, 2017 at 2:17 PM Windows 10 and XP not Connecting DaveA replied Mar 2, 2017 In actuality the formula is 1024kb = 1MB. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? it did not help, in my case.to confirm my hunch, i transferred the hard disk, using PCb's IDE cable, back to PCa....-i did not do any changes (jumper, etc).-i did not
I placed a WIN98 boot disk in to check HDWR ability to boot and it made a loud click and started to boot OS. Turn on only Video in the BIOS, just what you need to boot and see what that does, no serial, no nothing, minimum.You can boot from USB with something like a COMCAST Data Usage Meter [ComcastXFINITY] by fischerms© DSLReports · Est.1999feedback · terms · Mobile mode
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Same thing! ("Searching for Boot Record from IDE-0..OK.").
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All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. After fixing the virus the bios keep searching for boot records. Hidden Sectors: 17 (0x11)14. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 13, 2012 11:57 AM PDT In reply to: Searching for boot record?
it reboots and says "NTOSKRNL.EXE missing or corrupt"after some arsing about i find that the drive (new maxtor 40gb)is knackered and littered with bad sectors. weblink Not much alternative,as you cannot even do a reinstall if it does find unrepairable errors. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! jasonhiner // November 30, 2016 7:02am PST 1 Windows 10 File Explorer - unspecified error McIntyreM // September 21, 2016 1:49pm PST 30 Windows 8 won't run application annem21 // 2
Checksum: 0 (0x0)23. If you don't mind, give me a little more detail on the system. You'll need to> install the drivers for your SCSI adapter.>> You said you get "Searching for Boot Record from SCSI..Not Found" during> boot time? navigate here Cheers, George Quote + Reply to Thread Quick Navigation Computer Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Video Latest Video News Newbie /
Register Login Posting Guidelines | Contact Moderators Ars Technica > Forums > Hardware & Tweaking > CPU & Motherboard Technologia Jump to: Select a forum ------------------ Hardware & Tweaking Audio/Visual Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. the other day, he rebooted and got this:"Searching for boot record from scsi...not foundBoot failureInsert BOOT diskette in A:Press any key when ready"I googled and found that the boot priority might
I then changed the memory from SDR RAM to DDR RAM (the board supports either) and was in business again, until I got back to my friends house!
tryied another IDE cable.i tried 'Load Default settings'i still get the same message. "Searching for Boot Record from IDE-0...OK"i might try using a new IDE cable &trying CHKDSK, Fixboot &/or Fixmbr Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Searching for boot record? Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. A reinstall of 98SE will not do anything to your system, all progs will stil be registered and will run.
Just put on the PC about an hour ago and am getting this message on boot : Searching for Boot Record from IDE-0..OK and the flashing cursor BUT IT IS JUST It needs to have the same type of chip and all, so like I said you need to really know what you are doing.We tried everything, I think it's time to Depending on what it finds, it will either repair those files, or halt the install with warning that it cannot install, Run Scandisk for Windows. his comment is here So it searchs CD-Rom ...
the ironic part is that right after that is giving me the intructions to boot back the machine, YOU MAY SEE A CMOS CHECKSUM ERROR, DON'T PANIC, THIS IS USUALLY WHAT nfl2k2 Ars Praefectus Registered: May 26, 2002Posts: 3317 Posted: Sat Aug 16, 2003 10:36 am I'll give it a try, he may end up buying a new HD of this one it worked normally, the other PC boots ok..is it safe to say that the problem lies in the 'problem PC'?perhaps, the BIOS chip or the motherboard is broken/dead?any suggestions/advice?details:OS - windows Any suggestion would sure be appreciated.
By videoman3344 in forum Video Conversion Replies: 2 Last Post: 20th Oct 2009, 04:13 Searching for the best TV tuner. Total Sectors: 0 9. Pc bios can not find or boot from usb portable dvd/cd drive Reboot and select proper boot device...can't find boot options in bios Asus p6t bios' boot priority can't find disk This is by Microsoft design.You will need to re-install WinXP on the hard drive after migrating it to the new home.Just set your boot order in the BIOS to have the
Unused: 0x8000800016. All Rights Reserved. Quote 18th Sep 200319:20 #3 gmatov View Profile View Forum Posts Banned Join DateNov 2002 LocationPgh Area A fairly quick preliminary test would be to boot from floppy and begin OEM Name: NTFS 3.
Moving this to hardware. · actions · 2003-Oct-20 6:37 pm · james_d4join:2003-06-01UK