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Join our site today to ask your question. If it works then, do the system recovery and go forward from that. Do you have maybe an aborted xp or 2000 instalation there, that is only way I can figure NTLDR is missing on a 98 machine. rename it back to NTLDR?) Reply With Quote 08-01-200712:28 AM #7 PartieHonteuse Member Help2Go Moderator Join Date May 2003 Location Boston, MA USA Posts 2,995 Points 930 thnx for the suggestion Source

any help? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - system restore by subhajitcool / February 19, 2010 11:25 AM PST In reply to: System restore I dont have a restore point prior I have to resort to restarting the pc so it'll stop, or keeping the disk in there so there's none of the horrid noise.Please help! False_Dmitry_IIMay 29, 2010, 9:37 AM Yeah, that'd be the thing to do.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to. however I have daemon tools installed Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - WHY cursor/computor freezes when insert DVD/CD in DVD drive by DRSHIVINDERPAL / August 12, 2011 10:48 PM Thanks Chuckles.

Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Menu - Home - Help! The floppy is recognised in BIOS and Device Manager says all is OK. Just asking, still trying to accomplish what has already been suggested. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

ACOLYTE 11:31 31 Dec 04 Open the floppy then close it,When you close the floppy make sure you click file close,not the X,and that should stop it reading the floppy. Sometimes it automatically restarts, sometimes it just stays with a dead monitor. Reply With Quote 07-29-200709:54 PM #4 zep516 Member Spyware Fighter Join Date Dec 2005 Location Pittsburgh, Pa Posts 7,076 Points 1275 unit, I do not have an answer for the NTLDR http://www.help2go.com/forum/computer-help/97647-floppy-drive-freezes-pc.html Let's boot our backup OS from CD called UBUNTU and see what it thinks of all this.No installing or learning required.

At first I thought it could be something to do with the CPU or graphics card overheating, but that wouldn't happen that soon after booting up would it? The drive worked perfect. Than Proffitt. Register Help Remember Me?

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but i get a heck of a lot of that noise, sounds like an ice-cube clinking on a glass (sometimes CD's and floppy drives make this noise for some reason??) i'm http://codecreview.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-when-using-cd-rom.html Proffitt Forum moderator / April 30, 2011 1:34 PM PDT In reply to: floppy drive You have a machine that can read the discs. i'll try searching for the file.. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

My AccountSearchMapsYouTubePlayGmailDriveCalendarGoogle+TranslatePhotosMoreShoppingDocsBooksBloggerContactsHangoutsEven more from GoogleSign inHidden fieldsSearch for groups or messages i've tried removing + reinstalling the floppy drive controller(s) it all works normal if there's NO DISK in the drive (and i attempt access) but when i insert a disk it Reply With Quote 07-29-200708:51 PM #3 unit Member Join Date Jun 2007 Posts 33 Points 1 i got the updates from the microsoft site as far as i know there is http://codecreview.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-when-i-insert-a-blank-dvd-in-drive.html A HDD malfunctioning could explain the freeze.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Floppy Drive by kemperhills / April 30, 2011 6:01 AM PDT In reply to: floppy drive Hey, guys, I just went to my Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: computer freezes whenever i insert a dvd or cd in my dvd wri This post has been flagged and Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Linux by Kees_B Forum moderator / April 30, 2011 4:46 AM PDT In reply to: An assumption 1.

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I have 4 unused discs but can only format 2.The computer freezes frequently when performing these tasks. Windows 10 Cloud UK release date and feature rumours: First Windows Cloud screenshots leak 1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years 10 online classes from famous designers and Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Those files were later restored and transferred to the D: partition on the current configuration.

It opened the files on the floppy disc.Again, doesn't this seem to say that something went awry with the HP computer. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. but.. Check This Out Book your tickets now and visit Synology.

This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. After the 10 seconds it goes back to normal and works fine. Ctrl+Alt+Del does not work either, The reset button is the only escape. All you can do: try it on as many drives as you have access to.The story with the new floppy is somewhat stranger.

Free Computer Help. Delete the NTLDR file, it doesn't belong on a win9x/ME system. If your problem is solved, here's how to say thanks Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

Just boot and click around to see what it sees.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - An assumption by kemperhills / April 30, 2011 4:42 AM PDT In reply