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Report krystall21- May 7, 2010 03:57PM Thank you solved problem Report Laurie- May 8, 2010 02:40PM Wow--thanks a zillion. I am assuming the motherboard at this point is dead as there is no BIOS to find. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. when turn it on i get diskette 0 seek failure and i have to hit the f1 key to continue or f2 to go in to the computer set up. have a peek at this web-site

I tried running in Safe Mode and still had problems. still got the same error, then I realized it was booting of cd rom 1st changed to hdd and turned off diskette in bios bam works great Report steve4782- Aug 3, It only gets used for a) installing Windows and b) ripping my store bought movies onto a 1TB hard drive to add to my movie collection and c) ripping any purchased But the arrow keys won't work to highlight safe mode. check over here

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After installing Windows (and making sure that everything is OK), Just add the old drive back onto one of the other SATA connectors, and see if you can copy your Data thanks Report barika- Sep 25, 2009 03:54PM Rapture, I have a Dell Dimension 3000 and am receiving the error message Primary Dive 0 not found. Category Science & Technology License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading...

But there is no heading there called device manager. Report sigma- Jan 17, 2010 10:53AM Thanks a lot,that helped me!!! I should also let you know that the computer was used by my uncle who like to vist porn sites and the computer was loaded with virus and everything before I Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Dimension C521 Back to top #5 Joe C Joe C Advanced Member Advanced Member 18,988 posts Gender:Male Location:Northwestern Southeast Michigan Posted 30 April 2012 - 11:02 AM When you do what?

If you have an old IDE drive, you need to enable IDE in the bios and set that device's port to be enabled (usually IDE 0 or IDE 1) . Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Inspiron 530 Sign in to make your opinion count. if these don't work refer to this post and I will try and help you on your problem, but post your hard drive configuration and maybe some pictures of your bios

I do have the "Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure" message come up and it has also told me that the "Diskette Drive (B)" is corrupt.

See more Diskette drive 0 seek failure Diskette drive 0 seek failure dell How to make diskette drive Diskette drive 0 seek failure (error message) Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Error Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Keyboard Failure When it finally did, it had this error. Sign in to make your opinion count. I then checked the system event log on the bottom.

Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Inspiron 530

thanks. 10-26-2011, 02:21 PM #8 abadboy5150 Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2011 Location: Waterloo, Alabama Posts: 62 OS: 32-bit XP sp-3, 64 bit vista sp-2, 64 bit win-7 Especially when installing Windows on a PC that requires a Hard Disk Controller Driver... ("Press F6 to install a 3rd-Party SCSI or RAID Driver", etc.), that can ONLY be accessed from Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Windows 7 Do not make any other changes while in the Bios. Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Vista I had just installed and activated W7 on it so I want to salvage the data.

the computer runs just fine when the menu pops up and I hit F1. Check This Out http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000239.htm Also check Dell website for any updates to your system - it has its own scan to determine what may need updating. Loading... Angelo_1388 16,072 views 1:44 Floppy diskette seek failure solution Dell - Duration: 1:56. Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Vostro 200

thanks tons. worked,( you need to press f2 then go to Standard CMOS Features, then highlight drive A.) Thanks tklov87 Report Jazzy_soto24 1Posts Friday October 19, 2012Registration date October 19, 2012 Last seen Click on 'Floppy Drive' and turn it 'Off'. 10-26-2011, 12:54 PM #3 abadboy5150 Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2011 Location: Waterloo, Alabama Posts: 62 OS: 32-bit XP sp-3, Source Now the LATE FEE is $10/month..... [OptimumOnline] by FallenAnjel320.

The board reset when I removed the battery. Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Alert System Battery Voltage Is Low SN 10,753 views 13:33 HowTo - Basics Of BIOS - Duration: 9:34. Uninstall them or first - disable them to check if it will work.

So if I need to install something, I just mount the ISO to a virtual drive.I'm not even sure a floppy disk would even hold a single picture from my camera

This feature is not available right now. Your instructions are one quick fix! lol. Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Dimension 3000 Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists...

Report bearguy2u- Feb 21, 2009 07:05PM Hi my name is Michael I'm a PC phone tech where I work. Copyright © Free PC Help 2003 - Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content PC Just go into the BIOS Setup, and set the FDC Controller to Disabled, Make Sure that the Boot Order Priority is set to CD First, then HD Second... have a peek here PC Newb needs help.

After the Windows logo comes on the screen goes black and stays black. Rating is available when the video has been rented. Will I still be able to successfully clone this... After trying everything.

A "Seek Failure" indicates that the Floppy Drive's Read/Write Head isn't able to fully transit from it's "End Stops" Limit to Limit... About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new! But it's really strange I only used the floppy drive like 10 times maybe since I bought my pc 2yrs ago. · actions · 2009-Apr-22 1:21 am · Tursiops_GTechnoidMVMjoin:2002-02-06Norwalk, CT·Optimum OnlineARRIS Helpful +1 Report putnutOH May 6, 2009 11:30PM I fixed mine.

Sign in to report inappropriate content. thanks! Any help would be appreciated. thanks Report whiteboy- Oct 8, 2009 08:51PM I had the same problem diskette drive 0 seek failure, your advise fix mine the first time-THANKS Report LisaP- Nov 6, 2009 09:24AM I

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I called HP, and they did alot of different tests, and it kept on saying nothing was wrong, but my computer still crashes. In that section make sure you disable DISKETTE INTERFACE. I do not know how to get into the BIOS on XP. Michael Report cameron- Sep 2, 2009 01:15AM Michael, I have a dell dimension 4600 that is slowly coming back to life after blue screen of death.