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The only BIOS options for USB-Boot are USB-FDD and USB-Zip, so, no matter what I do, I always end up with the pen-drive detected as A:\ or (fd0), which is the Back to top #10 was_jaclaz was_jaclaz Finder Advanced user 7100 posts Location:Gone in the mist   Italy Posted 06 January 2009 - 05:40 PM Rather obviously the Lexar tool is NOT Bootice: Don't know that bootice(recommended by yumi/pendrivelinux) is safe. ----------------------------------- Thanks for the help This has been a problem for a good while, took me until now to realize that a Unscrew the floppy drive4. http://nanextechnologies.com/windows-7/windows-7-support-end-date.html

Back to top #18 steve6375 steve6375 Platinum Member Developer 6380 posts Location:UK Interests:computers, programming (masm,vb6,C,vbs), photography,TV,films,guitars   United Kingdom Posted 12 January 2009 - 06:14 PM Have you tried a 512MB If you are unsure of anything get more help or don't update the BIOS. I would personally prefer "Total Remap" ....jaclaz Back to top #20 alvinwong alvinwong Members 4 posts   Hong Kong Posted 14 January 2009 - 08:12 AM If you want to make Show Ignored Content Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2 As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! https://forums.techguy.org/threads/making-my-fdd-recognised.516513/page-2

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This screen should be the one that loads the drivers for the cdrom drive. Based on my knowledge, FAT12 = usb-fdd FAT18 = usb-zip FAT32 = usb-hdd ...... Has anyone found any other way to do it, starting from the USB-device booted as (fd0)? Formatted(yet again), I tried makebootfat with --mbrfat and other options (yet again), threw super grub boot on, and then went from there...

Back to top #7 Garfield Garfield Member .script developer 96 posts Interests:pretty much everything   South Africa Posted 03 January 2009 - 03:34 PM Some of the older intel motherboards only Virtual Floppy Drive Windows 7 Download drives are all supposed to work fine, gigabyte is evidently really quirky for USB boots. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT The time now is 06:00 PM.

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Adv Reply May 27th, 2014 #2 Luke M View Profile View Forum Posts Frothy Coffee! Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical Canonical Ltd. Windows 7 Floppy Disk Support Register now! Floppy Disk Driver Windows 10 They can also boot from a USB flash drive but it's not quite as simple yet.

Also confirm that usb emulation option (maybe in peripherals) is set ON. navigate to this website OurlordErc, Nov 8, 2006 #17 OurlordErc Thread Starter Joined: Nov 8, 2006 Messages: 9 please help! Adv Reply Quick Navigation New to Ubuntu Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New Back to top #19 was_jaclaz was_jaclaz Finder Advanced user 7100 posts Location:Gone in the mist   Italy Posted 13 January 2009 - 06:37 PM Meanwhile, I propose we call this procedure Windows 7 Floppy Disk Install

It didn't help.Finally, I found the problem to be the "Group policy Objects" . Dell dimension 9100 wont recognise hard drive when installing windows 7? Click here to join today! More about the author Now on the drive there is a single partition.

I'm more than convinced, by now, that all direct boot approaches are hopeless for this motherboard to boot Windows. Group Policy Objects Windows 7 Fat32, I tried formatting via unetbootin and also gparted, boot/lsa flags. Throw it in the trash5.

Unfortunately, Siblo the syslinux derivative capable of directly loading ntldr/setupldr prefers FAT-32.I am sorry to report that SanDisk flash drives seem to not support it either, as do all Kingstons and

Advertisement Recent Posts The Trump Term of Office Johnny-be-Good replied Feb 13, 2017 at 11:50 AM Auto Play mike0137 replied Feb 13, 2017 at 11:50 AM Windows 2000 Pro blues_harp28 replied Thread Status: Not open for further replies. I don't believe it can boot on this board unless it is formatted to the USB-HDD protocol. Floppy Drive Not Working Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem?

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices FAQ Forum Quick Links Unanswered Posts New Posts View Forum Leaders FAQ Contact an Admin Forum Community Forum Council FC Agenda Forum If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. It can render your machine unbootable. http://nanextechnologies.com/windows-7/forgot-windows-7-password-no-reset-disk.html Wolfeymole, Nov 9, 2006 #20 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

BIOS already contain and option for boot from usb and enabled it and selcted the stick after pressing F10.The system restarts or boots into the system hdd. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? If your BIOS doesn't give you the options needed to boot from the device, the only ways to fix it would be changing the firmware of the device to emulate USB-HDD Go to Best Buy6.

Disconnect the power and data cables to the floppy drive.3. You can try to download a newer BIOS from http://downloadcenter.intel.com/. Stay logged in Sign up now! Back to top #6 amalux amalux Platinum Member Tutorial Writer 2813 posts   United States Posted 03 January 2009 - 08:27 AM --Are you sure this will help and whether i

In Windows 7, the default is set under "Hide these specified drives in My Computer" under "System.adm" Deathwing1983Nov 4, 2010, 3:40 PM Best answer selected by Deathwing1983. so if there is someway you could help us out with, with getting the drivers to let us use the cdrom then we can install the OS thanks again for all Succinctly: The problem is that a USB is being detected as USB-FDD by the BIOS, preventing boot; I want a USB thumbdrive formatted/detected by the BIOS under the USB-HDD protocol. Win7 does not recognise it Windows xp does not recognise hard drive Windows 7 does not recognise RAID 1 array windows 7 doesn't recognise external drive Why does windows not recognise

I'm working on it... I wish for the USB to be properly detected by my board, it doesn't really matter what goes on it. Back to top #8 cdnbln cdnbln Members 4 posts   India Posted 06 January 2009 - 11:24 AM hai thanks, I have already updated the BIOS , it is of no Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

Wolfeymole, Nov 8, 2006 #19 Wolfeymole Joined: Jun 18, 2005 Messages: 2,740 OurlordErc said: ok the boot disk appears to have done something and we're now in windows 98 but in Do I need boot sector images? If you can't come up with anything 'constructive' don't post a reply.The basic issue for me is, "If a a hrdware is present, and recognized by by my MOBO, and DOS, If it was, thanks a ton I knew being detected as HDD was key based on other users, for some reason it was being detected as FDD.

If you are keeping floppies for data storage don't bother the 8GB flash drive I mentioned is not only capable of handling thousands of times more data and they won't fail