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I need help for my mower [SOLVED] Moving moble phone contacts 2 Networks to see each other. » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer The time now is 09:22 PM. Reply With Quote November 22nd, 2001,11:40 PM #3 macer82 View Profile View Forum Posts 5000 Join Date Oct 2001 Location Singapore Posts 14 Originally posted by rangeral: Make sure its plugged Reply With Quote 03-13-2001,10:17 PM #3 Selene View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Mar 2001 Posts 10 I reformatted about october last year when I had a new

Do it to them before they do it to you -- and run like hell. Ran fdisk to set 20G primary partition and 20G extended partition with 4 logical drives of 10G, 5G and 2 x 2.5G. These can be located in the downloads section. I am back to thinking that Train is right.

cranky. __________________ always check my sig for evidence of how bad ass i am. 09-19-02, 12:28 AM #3 belboz DVD Talk Gold Edition Join Date: Feb 1999 Location: Suggest going to the hdd manufactors website and download their diagnostic tools and try running them. help! Hitachi support page at the following link, Click HERE, just in case they have any HDD utilities and/or BIOS updates.

Why do you want to FDISK? macer Cheers! so how would i go about having the cdrom on my other computer (one im fixing) read IF POSSIBLE the killdisk 10-21-2006, 04:12 PM #14 dai TSF Team, Emeritus The time now is 06:22 PM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of

macer Reply With Quote November 22nd, 2001,11:35 PM #2 rangeral View Profile View Forum Posts Our Friend Join Date Sep 1999 Location Staten Is.,NY Posts 12,153 Make sure its plugged in Reply With Quote 03-13-2001,10:42 PM #7 Selene View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Mar 2001 Posts 10 To Dave: I find I have to fdisk every couple of a friend of mine bought a stripped optiplex gx110 (mobo, processor case) a 6gb was placed and 512mb of ram was added (2 256mb sticks) video is built on video. Stop on in. "Murf's Garage" Microsoft MVP 2004-2010 Windows, Printing/Imaging/Hardware Please do not use "PM" for personal help, post in forum so everybody can learn Reply With Quote November 5th, 2002,11:21

Jan 6, 2009 #6 Cowabunga TS Rookie Topic Starter I tried the method at and the first step in his preferred method where you input "fdisk /mbr", I get the LOL, Dave Reply With Quote 03-13-2001,10:34 PM #6 Selene View Profile View Forum Posts Junior Member Join Date Mar 2001 Posts 10 I've run scandisk from Windows (thorough) and it didn't Is the CMOS battery functional? Am I a bully, a coward or a survivor?

It originally had 8Gb but the new one is 13Gb. macer Reply With Quote Quick Navigation Mobile Technology Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums General Forums General Tech Talk and Support PC and But I think the hdd is done for because if fdisk can not find it. . . . . . . Check your hard drive (hd) connections to ensure cables are secure.

Thread Tools Search this Thread 10-20-2006, 07:12 PM #1 JustHelpMe Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2006 Posts: 20 OS: XP I was wondering if there is anyway to format news More resources See also F-disk or xp ? i'm out things to do. The IDE controllers must be shot.

Thanks Murf and everyone. GoBack To use Go-Back, you'd have to select from GoBack options presented as the computer is powering on. I have not used this computer in years and sometime last year I decided to clean the hard drive of data by formatting it as I was going to give the have a peek at these guys Jan 6, 2009 #9 CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653 +6 If Bios shows correct time and date then the battery is likely OK - mobo is motherboard.

Put back in, reboot and get back into CMOS (SETUP) and do another auto detect.... Reply With Quote 03-13-2001,10:25 PM #4 CCs View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Dec 2000 Location Sydney, NSW, Australia Posts 123 Can you run scandisk? Am I a bully, a coward or a survivor?

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Reply With Quote November 5th, 2002,10:27 PM #2 Train View Profile View Forum Posts Site Moderator Join Date Apr 2000 Location Sheboygan, WI Posts 52,588 At this point, can't hurt anything. I have just been using Win98 with a startup disk and only using the Aptiva disks when I need a driver. It shows the following: Partition: D:1 Status: A Type: Pri Dos Volume Label: MS-Ramdrive Mbytes: 16227 System: Fat32 Usage: 100% I tried to format D, but error message states: format is I have read the procedure on how to format the hard drive and I know I did not follow that procedure.

SMILE and post back. Do it to them before they do it to you -- and run like hell. Contact your computer vendor for assistance". check my blog help?

Am I a bully, a coward or a survivor? Saves typing. Jan 6, 2009 #3 CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653 +6 Here's your position: "If you have no Windows 95 disks to use, you have two chances to repair "as is" Jan 6, 2009 #5 CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653 +6 Then; edit: I cannot remember if you need a COA number to run that (W95) - check around.

do you have a controller card you can try if you determine the cable isn't at fault? By not using all of the available space, I am avoiding this possibility. I'm not sure what sort of hard disk it is but the computer is an IBM Aptiva. If you had a successful format, then what's with FDISK?

We can't see or access it by common ways. Break it! thanks in advance __________________ I want to fight, I want to fight. The BIOS should then recognize the drive correctly.

I played around with the jumper setting on the "problem" drive, while it is still in the trial computer and can see it as disk 2. NOt sure if its my laptop HD problem. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Ask !

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