Henry just some fyi about this system and procedures

Henry just some fyi about this system and procedures

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Posted by Drewpy on February 18, 2002 at 09:28:10:

Henry i've tried everything you just said this morning.Let me tell you what the system does when using the win98 s/u disk.It goes through post with no problems(other than not detecting the HD and CDROM as the board lost the ide function).Then the bios for the ide controller loads up and detects the attached devices which are the HDD and the CDROM(it even lists the correct model of the cdrom)Then the s/u disk gives you option of loading WIN98 with or without CDROM support and i'm selecting with as to load WIN98 from the cdrom drive.It then loads the generic Oak technologies driver for the cdrom,then it says Device Name_____'MSCD001'
it then says:No drives found,aborting installation(of that driver i'm assuming).It then loads up the ataptec device drivers and scans the bus.At the end it says Device Driver not found'MSCD001' then the next line says No valid cdrom device drivers selected.The HDD has one primary DOS partition and i deleted it,Re-created a new one,and formatted the drive.I've tried D:-M: and found no cdrom because the system is saying no dives found aborting installation when trying to start with cdrom support.Let me know if you have any other ideas.Thanks so much for your help,Drewpy p.s. i have a C: prompt that only has command com,and the ram drive has been moved to D:

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