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BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter. Perhaps there is a glitch in getting the CD-ROM drivers installed during the installation process. I feel there is some> way> > of re-installing the driver, but have reached the limits of my> capabilities.> > 1. I did the install from scratch twice with the same results. http://whatcamcorder.net/windows-98/windows-98-se-usb-drivers.php

Proffitt Forum moderator / December 26, 2003 8:00 AM PST In reply to: Re:Re:Win. 98 won't detect IDE CD-ROM 1. Do you have the jumper set for master? Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now If you can't locate the real mode driver you need on floppy or CD-ROM media or on your hard drive, the next place to try is the Internet.

Windows 98 Not Recognizing Cd Drive

The important thing here is to ensure that the Autoexec.bat file references this by the same name as the Config.sys file. S. HIMEM.SYS is provided as part of MS-DOS and enables use of the upper memory area.

  1. I have run into problems during installation due to subtle scratches on the surface of the CD or iffy CD drive mechanisms.
  2. Back to top #3 newbeee newbeee Topic Starter Members 73 posts OFFLINE Location: Illinois Local time:01:11 PM Posted 22 April 2005 - 04:28 PM I did not do what jbravo
  3. Remove it as you said from device manager and power off the computer.
  4. Choose one with a date from before this problem started.when I loaded the 48XCD-ROM drive installation diskStill waiting to hear what exactly that was.
  5. If I do a clean install, fdisk and all that stuff, can I start up with the 98se startup disk in floppy drive choosing "without" cdrom support? ( I have to
  6. Abraham Maslo **** We use our powers for good, not evil **** Trying to remove your data from the web is like trying to remove pee from a swimming pool Back
  7. 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
  8. When I get into bios, I can not find "auto detect hard drives".
  9. In my case the drivers controlling the a: drive were also damaged, and since i didn't have the usb drivers installed either.
  10. As for the dying drive on the first system, have you tried it on the other system to see if it shows up there?

If you do end up reinstalling from scratch, I recommend making an image of your install CD to install from instead of using the physical CD. This helps minimize those problems. Abraham Maslo **** We use our powers for good, not evil **** Trying to remove your data from the web is like trying to remove pee from a swimming pool Back How To Install Windows 98 Step By Step In Dos Mode If you use the arrow keys to get to the immediate right of each of those it will auto detect them there when you press enter, but anyway.

When I went back in tolook> at DM, bingo! Mscdex Register now! Press esc, F10 (to save and exit) and see if its back.What was on that CD that you loaded? https://www.pctechguide.com/how-to-do-a-clean-installation-of-win98/installing-windows-98-getting-your-cd-drive-to-work-for-installation MS-DOS runs in real mode, and the phrase is often used to describe 16-bit MS-DOS device drivers.

it errors out as "D: Is Not Accessable. Windows 98 Download Win98 does not> require any driver for CD-ROM drives.> 2. I feel there is someway> of re-installing the driver, but have reached the limits of mycapabilities.1. Do you think that could have something to do with it?

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We'll use BEJCRD-8322B as an example of how to locate a download of the associated real mode driver and how to add it to your Windows 98 Startup disk. None of the hints here worked. Windows 98 Not Recognizing Cd Drive CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). How To Install Windows 98 From Cd Step By Step BleepingComputer is being sued by Enigma Software because of a negative review of SpyHunter.

In the above example its "/D:mscd001". (If you had 2 drives fitted the second may be /D:mscd002) The /l:D switch sets a drive letter for your CD-ROM. (In this case Drive http://whatcamcorder.net/windows-98/windows-98-ethernet-drivers.php You need to go into the bios to see whats going on. The motherboard drivers.Current? Choose Command Prompt Only. Windows 98 Startup Disk

and Drive B:none. When the only tool you own is a hammer, every problem begins to resemble a nail. Although I re-bootedseveral> times after removing the DM CD ROM entries without success, when I putin a> music CD it recognized it, but with difficulty. http://whatcamcorder.net/windows-98/window-98-drivers.php http://www.cdrom-drivers.com/ Try this link to locate your CD-ROM Manufacturer to see if a MS-DOS or Windows 3.1 Driver is available.

Also look for entries that are duplicated.Some duplications in the System and USB sections are normal, but make alist of all duplicated items (and how many there are of each) and Windows 98 Iso I checked the CD on another win98 system, and it's OK. Win98se wont see CD-ROM!

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I did have access to the CD Player prior to installing it's 48x cd-rom dive installation disk. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. I have checked the forums here, read related posts, and made sure that my VM CD DVD-ROM is configured properly, i.e. I only want to put windows back on it to make it easier to sell on ebay.

Get the answer AnonymousFeb 20, 2005, 5:06 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win98.gen_discussion (More info?)Go into Safe Mode. I stopped all 3 items in autoexec.bat from loading at boot up and now I receive no "bad command or file name" and of course the "no valad cdrom device driver Several functions may not work. have a peek at these guys When the only tool you own is a hammer, every problem begins to resemble a nail.

Rather, they are provided as a replacement in the event that the real-mode drivers that came with your CD-ROM are unavailable. You normally get in there by pressing delete (keep hitting it til you get there) when the screen first lights up when you boot. May require a reboot before all installsfinish.While you're in Safe Mode Device Manager, look for entries for deviceswhich are no longer part of your system (old monitors, old printers,modems, etc.) Remove DOS drivers for (standard) CD-ROM drives are part> > of the standard boot disks you can download from> > www.bootdisk.com> >> > -- > > Don Phillipson> > Carlsbad Springs> >

And for your machine and OS?2. and Drive B:none. Click here to Register a free account now! The drive seems to be detected properly even during bootup (for instance I left the windows 98 install disk in and it tried to boot from it again) but once on

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