You can set it to IDE mode. Ok, my problem is, when i startup the pc…there comes the black screen saying cannot find secondary drive, and ask me to hit f5 to retry in order to start the In most corporations users don't have permission to follow the instructions. Reply Ken says: November 10, 2009 at 03:05 Again, I really need help. http://casualobserver.net/windows-xp/formatting-win-xp-without-a-floppy-disk.html
Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. If your computer does not have an internal floppy disk drive, an external USB drive can be used instead.Download the driver file to the desktop, and then perform the following steps.1. They both show even after removing it and restarting…. I tried pulling it out and sticking it back in at random times for a week. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/floppy-not-showing-up-in-my-computer-win-xp-sp2.335761/
I printed the instructions in case this happens to my drives again. nothing else. Device manager says it is working.
But after getting the dreaded blue screen and message ‘hard drive not found' your solution seemed the ideal fix. Some users are in positions that require them to use usb drives from several different people. Report XPUser- Sep 15, 2009 10:50PM Thanks Johnny!! Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer Can somebody there help me?
Reply sayham says: August 28, 2011 at 08:06 hi i have a Gigabyte G41M-ES2L motherboard. External Hard Drive For Windows Xp The current title should rather explain what to do when the usb drive is connected, appears in the Safely Remove Hardware list, but no drive letter is assigned to it. I solved my problem by reading it. click July 10, 2007 Will Connecting to Disk Manager service… (This program is not responding) Well, now I'm screwed.
newmemberDec 13, 2011, 10:36 AM Great solution! Windows Xp Not Detecting Usb Devices I've got a problem with my flash drive. Somewhere along the lines, one of the 4 misguided children took someone else's letter. I used to buy a lot of Parsons programs.
But would work! This answer may not help all of you, but it helped me. External Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows Xp In your case, it may be that compatability mode isn't sufficient and it's throwing a blue screen every time. Windows Xp External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Whilst I waited for my own version to come through the post, my french computer man put on the french XP and the floppies worked on with that.
The message to press F6 will disappear and be replaced by a message requesting you to press F2 for ASR. February 24, 2009 BigRMV Just an FYI. While I connect it with RJ45, when I try to set it up by USB, windows cannot recognize it…. Any input would be appreciated!! Windows Xp External Hard Drive Not Recognized
September 8, 2007 Lance Thanks for the well-written tip! ‘Saved me a bunch of headaches recovering some old mp3s. Is there any way out please Report Pendragon- Jul 6, 2010 04:29PM I know this is an old post but it's still appearing on Google Search pages so, here's my 2 thanks for you time. weblink i CHECK IN BIOS ALSO BUT NO SATA CONFIGURATION IN MY BIOS HOW TO SOLVE IT PLEASE HELP ME.
It didn't show up in Disk Management or anywhere although I could feel that the drive was spinning. Gpt Protective Partition Windows Xp etc….etc. The box in TweakUI was unchecked.
i need to mention that i have a Asus P5S800 and windows xp home edition. June 26, 2009 k1d Here's great one: depositfiles.com/ru/files/kcnd005tt Best Windows XP usb flash edition 2009 June 28, 2009 ashik Wow ! Reply Robert Tipping says: November 5, 2013 at 10:35 Thanx life saver got as far as changing drive in bios (compatible)was able to boot into C:\windows from there and able to External Hard Drive Compatible With Windows Xp Like I said, for step 1, I can't find the settings you mentioned in the BIOS…..My BIOS are Phoenix 75.06.
To display all drives, disable this policy or select the Donot restrict drives option from the drop-down list.Note: This setting removes the drive icons. For me it didn't matter because the drive was new and blank anyway. Works like a charm! Although I am a highly experienced computer user, the concept of changing the drive letter did not occur to me.
January 10, 2009 Aquila Pete, it's simple: ask your IT administrator! Please Help many thaks in advance May 30, 2009 Kenny Thank you for posting this. I dont have many spare disks anymore but I did try 3. The install will then be able to see the hard drive.
Thanks loads loads Reply Rosco says: September 23, 2010 at 07:44 Hey Kelvin…glad a saved you a load of money….feel free to give it to me 🙂 🙂 🙂 Don't thin I tried to follow the above suggestions, but none of them have worked. God bless you for posting this article!! :) February 7, 2008 Dave Evans Thank you for the great tips, and the time you toook to create this. After following them, I was able to actually open my USB external hard drive from the Disk Manager.