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gruntledgoat Ars Scholae Palatinae Registered: Apr 22, 2003Posts: 1398 Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2005 5:48 pm You could do a dual boot with XP/XP. mark. Archangel Mychael Ars Tribunus Militum Tribus: Minnesota Registered: Jul 18, 2004Posts: 2452 Posted: Mon Jul 18, 2005 6:16 am quote:Originally posted by c627627:2. Get the answer JAYDEEJOHNJul 2, 2011, 6:14 PM Old threads are just that, old and gone Ask a new question Read More Controller Devices Windows Related Resources IDE Controller/Primary IDE Channel

This disclaimer is brought to you thanks to the BSA. Register Login Posting Guidelines | Contact Moderators Ars Technica > Forums > Operating Systems & Software > Microsoft OS & Software Colloquium Jump to: Select a forum ------------------ Hardware & Tweaking Since reimaging takes care of any/all instability issues, why bother with substitutes to being able to actually switch operating systems in seconds if your computer use is such that you have I used a Promise Ultra 66 and Partition Magic to get the partitions made and then switched to the old 440FX IDE controller to actually run the system.

Windows 98 Cd Rom Driver

if anything happens to either of these drivers the computer will not recognize any cd drives of any type. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! I have two physical hard drives, so the CD-ROM was previously installed on path E:/ .I have exactly the same problem on another similar computer, running the same version of Windows

And on top of that you can save a snapshot of the VM and never have to worry about reimaging it, just have VMWare roll back to the original snapshot when If you load a CDROM driver there, it's possible the drive will vanish in windows.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:Re:Re:Win. 98 won't detect IDE CD-ROM by JMarchi When AutoPlay brings up the first screen, select the Browse this CD option. So no more dual-booting for me.....

Booting a 98/ME VM on an already running XP machine would be faster than shutting down the XP machine and restarting into 98/ME2. Windows 98 Not Recognizing Cd Drive I have installed two HDs under the primary IDE controller and a CD player under the second IDE controller. by R. In bios you can set the boot sequence to 1st boot ide 0 or ide 1 which ever your main drive is and set the 2nd boot to cd.

c627627 Smack-Fu Master, in training Registered: Sep 3, 2004Posts: 71 Posted: Fri Jul 15, 2005 12:48 pm Ok I'll play along.quote:Originally posted by Parable:Either partition the drive, or get Windows XP retro games 100 l33t Posts: 4476Joined: 2008-5-03 @ 17:46 Top Reply with quote Re: Windows 98SE and Large Hard Drives by Great Hierophant » 2008-8-07 @ 19:57 retro games 100 Click here to join today! I'm assuming I should place a jumper for "slave" on this drive as well.

Windows 98 Not Recognizing Cd Drive

Now if you recommended booting from a WIN98 boot floppy that might have worked, but it doesn't have drivers for all CD drives. Therefore you must install the NVIDIA chipset software, and new newer releases generally fix problems that may have existed with older releases. Windows 98 Cd Rom Driver And, though I assume most are familiar with this page, here's another 'wow' factor site... Tyrone tycorbett, Feb 29, 2004 #3 A Hawk Joined: Feb 11, 2003 Messages: 882 Primary IDE Controller = O/S HD and CD Writer (master/slave) Secondary IDE Controller = HD/HD (slave/slave)

GL1zdA Oldbie Posts: 680Joined: 2008-2-29 @ 10:41Location: Warsaw, PL Top Reply with quote Re: Windows 98SE and Large Hard Drives by Jorpho » 2008-8-07 @ 22:36 Wait a minute. If you can find a Serial ATA controller that includes a Win 98 driver, all the better. 2. You can almost always disable the motherboard's IDE controllers to free up resources. Previously, he has worked as Documentation Specialist in the software industry, a Technical Support Specialist in educational industry, and a Technical Journalist in the computer publishing industry.

To do so, double-click on the IDE controller icon. In Windows 98, Device Manager, IDE controller.Set to BOTH?3. Operating System - If you are using Windows 2000/XP, you simply format in NTFS and you will be happy. What's in your CONFIG.SYS ?Really an important item.

BYOCOM Ars Scholae Palatinae Registered: Oct 28, 2002Posts: 708 Posted: Mon Jul 18, 2005 8:52 am If you already have the hardware (and you obviously have the software) then why don't Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re:Win. 98 won't detect IDE CD-ROM by JMarchi / December 26, 2003 12:08 AM PST In reply to: Win. 98 won't detect IDE Might want to check into that.

To do so, you must remove the NOIDE value from the registry.Warning Working with the registry could affect other parts of the operating system.

If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Win. 98 won't detect IDE CD-ROM This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. I think it would accomplish the same thing./goat c627627 Smack-Fu Master, in training Registered: Sep 3, 2004Posts: 71 Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2005 11:20 pm ...or XP/2000 or XP/XP64 or XP/2003 Let’s take a look at some of the more common causes.Boot sector virusA boot sector virus attacks the Master Boot Record (MBR) on the hard disk.

FAT32, that is. It would still exceed the transfer rate available on the IDE controller on the PIIX4E (not to mention the SIO...), but I don't think this would be a problem. A large drive C: is useful for running Windows, its programs and games. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-98/run-98se-with-xp.html I can't emphasize the utility of VMWare (or VirtualPC) enough.

I can't find any evidence of usb stick software, I've tried removing all the devices in safe mode to try to have them re-found (even found usb drive references in device Thanks tycorbett, Feb 29, 2004 #5 A Hawk Joined: Feb 11, 2003 Messages: 882 I take it that the 2 secondary drives had the os on them when you installed Ge0ph Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius Tribus: Jackpot Nevada Registered: Jan 28, 2000Posts: 8376 Posted: Fri Jul 15, 2005 12:10 pm quote:need Me to use/test certain software, and for various other reasons. vogons.org will not be held responsible for users' posts.

It's the only device on that cable.On both systems, DOS can't find E: and in the Windows Device Manager, there are no CD-ROM Drives (or CD-ROM controllers).However, on both systems, the The reason for this approach is that a minor hiccup that occurred while the system was trying to load the driver could have caused the initial failure, so it’s best to Stay logged in Sign up now! 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

Once you begin your troubleshooting investigation into the cause of the system’s poor performance, however, you'd encounter a Performance tab in the System Properties dialog box like the one shown in http://toastytech.com/guis/miscb2.html (Unfortunately he's a wee sparse on the details for that particular bit.) Jorpho l33t++ Posts: 6319Joined: 2003-2-14 @ 19:50Location: Canada Top Reply with quote Re: Windows 98SE and Large I think the mobo's built-in IDE controller is ATA4.(Please note, I really don't want to install an additional PCI-based IDE controller - I really want to use my PCI slots for Once you use it, you will wonder why you ever tried dual-booting.