This is kind of convoluted and I'm at a loss for what to do. Flag Permalink This was helpful (3) Collapse - Answer by proseandpoetry correct by jamescc4 / June 8, 2013 9:30 AM PDT In reply to: Sump'n Else You Might Try I have I am a former Network Admin and I spent 3 hours reinstalling, pulling the jumper on the system board, etc., etc. Report mattger- Mar 8, 2009 at 05:29 AM I followed your advice and it worked. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/253691-45-floppy-diskette-seek-failure-problem
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - XP Boot Failure by PaxCanadiana / June 8, 2013 6:05 AM PDT In reply to: XP Boot Failure "MarkinTO" is right on the Report inspectordug- Jun 7, 2010 at 07:09 AM Thank you VERY MUCH! You can possibly restore data from it by removing it and putting it in an external enclosure once you've got the system up and running. You should be able to plug in a USB based drive and copy the files to the external drive.
i do not have a floppy disk drive i only have drive C & a few usb ports, but i need a step by step how to fix it. Language: English (UK) Content location: United Kingdom Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... On the other hand, if it does load properly, you will have the option of backing up any files you haven't already backed up. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Dell Dimension E520 SuchEasyTutorials 7,590 views 0:45 How to fix a floppy disk boot failure - Duration: 4:01.
You can change this preference below. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure System Battery Voltage Is Low In that F2 setup, check to see if the floppy drive is listed in any other setup screens besides the boot sequence.Now see if the machine boots. Report lukefirewalker- Mar 29, 2009 at 10:59 AM That did it, thanks.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - One other thing by Hforman / June 1, 2013 12:38 PM PDT In reply to: thanks The BIOS is technically a firmware item
Report Meribelman- May 2, 2011 at 04:13 AM Spot on great thanks Report Hassan- Oct 18, 2012 at 10:57 AM Well done! Floppy Disk Failure Press F1 To Continue Report kennylove- Mar 6, 2010 at 04:14 AM How do I change my hardware to hard disc Helpful +10 Report Phrostbyte Mar 2, 2009 at 12:35 AM Dell dimension 4600 bios and it was driving me nuts. Floppy Diskette Seek Failure, How do you fix the problem?
Sign in to make your opinion count. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19363793 by Wim_Damstra / June 7, 2013 10:11 PM PDT In reply to: wrong answer What if there physically is a floppy drive attached and it went broke; then the A:-drive really Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Dell Optiplex 755 Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - XP will not load by sksat2004 / June 7, 2013 11:32 AM PDT In reply to: Sump'n Else You Might Try If all Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Strike The F1 Key To Continue Helpful +1 Report delamuerte Aug 19, 2009 at 02:53 AM dude you were sooo right disable you diskette ddirve, a thousand thanks Helpful +1 Report fara Nov 24, 2009 at 08:59
Thank you... http://casualobserver.net/floppy-disk/floppy-diskette-seek-failure-when-booting-up.html Loading... The computer only had 1Gigabyte RAM and had just added a usb printer and Xfinity "Advantage Gaurd Security". Flag Permalink This was helpful (2) Collapse - Hp 6700 by tedtks / May 31, 2013 2:18 PM PDT In reply to: Office Jet 6700 issue thanks - printer not on Floppy Diskette Seek Failure Dell Optiplex Gx620
Several years back, I bought a Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB SATA 3.0Gb/s HDD to replace a failing IDE hard drive. Thank you. Your advice to someone else was: "I had the same bother and it was enabling floppy disc drive which I dont have.go to bios f2 and click on load default then weblink Can you tell me what I might be missing here?
Report scott- Feb 26, 2010 at 02:49 PM Hey my service tag for dell is 22jm0(zero)51 just tellin you that to know the type of pc I have.. How To Fix Floppy Disk Fail 40 Or it could be a virus or some other form of malware, or it could be some new piece of hardware that is causing problems. After trying everything.
it's been crashing and crashing non stop, I did system recovery's but that didn't help. PROCEDURE: 1) Reboot PC and hit F2 key to go into SETUP. 2) Arrow down to DRIVES and hit Enter. 3) Arrow down one space to "DISKETTE DRIVE" and hit Enter Related Resources Floppy Diskette Seek Failure, How do you fix the problem? Onboard Sata Hard Drive Not Present Dell I've had to do this to both of my PC's because they give me the same issue you are having when I don't have a floppy hooked up.
I took the hard drive out of the affected computer and put it in the docking station which is attached to my other computer. The error indicates it can't find an OS on ANY device listed and the floppy was the last device it had on the list. enter bios and switch raid-configuration on for both your harddisks (320gb each), should be working now. check over here Can you please help or lead me in the right direction?
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Generated Fri, 10 Feb 2017 03:47:43 GMT by s_hz99 (squid/3.5.20) Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Wrong answer? Either Drive C isn't on the list, Drive C is not available (crashed), or conceivably the OS on Drive C is corrupted. I already tried f12 after turning on.
On the one hand, it could be a hardware issue. This always plays tricks on people and I've watched many presentations get delayed due to people not understanding that the computer will try to boot from the attached device!Based on my Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Charlie Charles 390,236 views 2:55 "No Boot Device Available" on Dell Optiplex GX520 and 760 - Duration: 6:45.
ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.6/ Connection to 0.0.0.6 failed. If your printer doesn't have a flash drive it might have the same driver as a model that does. USB 2.0 vs. But now the screen has gone blue and it says"STOP : 0x00000024 blah blah blah!
How would you know for sure this had no floppy, unless you have 2 identities here? Message reads: Floppy diskette seek failure, press F1 to continue.