I don't have a floppy disk drive. Floppy Disk (40) Fail error? Best of luck to you. I also have a flash drive with them all on and I've burnt them to a CD as a backup.Any suggestions on how to get my floppy drive to be accepted?I http://interskillmedia.com/floppy-disk/floppy-disc-40-failed.html
Thanks for your help! 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Microsoft's Knowledge Base bulletin: by nepenthe0 · 8 years ago In reply to Floppy drive failed (40) ... Webhosts wont honour agreement WHERE are the ads coming from? We recommend you contact the computer manufacturer, have the computer serviced or that you replace the floppy drive then the motherboard if the issue persists. What's the best laptop? http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/40166-floppy-disks-fail-40-problem-resolved/
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In the beginning there was the command line. Somehow the anti-virus scan mixed with downloading and a video game crash messed things up. Save the change in BIOS and reboot and the error will go away. Floppy Disk Fail 40 Windows 10 Make sure the floppy drive is connected.
Ask a question usually answered in minutes! Floppy Disk(s) Fail (40) Windows 7 Check to see if the 'floppy disk seek' is active. Remember that positioning on the cable matters with floppy drives. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/245492-32-floppy-disk-error-floppy-disk-installed Source(s): floppy disk fail 40: https://tr.im/Z6R2c ? · 1 year ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse It's there at the
Error 31 is what I get in device manager when it actually sees the drive. Floppy Disk Fail 40 Windows Xp Only Date and Time are functions that I can access. Win XP SP2 (I think) Intel Quad-Core 2.4ghz [OCed to 3.2ghz) RAM 4gb [2.5gb detected] HDD- Western Digital 160GB and not sure which company could be Maxtor 500GB SATA 8800GT 512mb If there is no setting, look for a HALT ON ALL ERRORS setting and change it to keyboard only 0 #5 samiko Posted 28 June 2005 - 01:09 PM samiko Retired
It could be an underpowered PSU but I did the calculations when I built the comp and it should be fine. Register now! Floppy Disk Error Press F1 To Continue Melde dich an, um dieses Video zur Playlist "Später ansehen" hinzuzufügen. Floppy Disk Fail 40 Solution Go into the BIOS and check if your floppy drive is set as primary boot device, if so change it (set the Hard Disk as primary boot device).
Melde dich bei YouTube an, damit dein Feedback gezählt wird. Assuming the controller does prove to be faulty, if the system is old enough to have an ISA slot, you can probably get a used ISA multi-IO card for basically nothing, Look for this near the bottom of the same page that gives you your time and date on the computer...it should say FLOPPY CONTROLLER or something to that effect. weblink We recommend getting a new cable from a computer hardware store and purchase a new cable.
my computer turned off by itself. Floppy Disk Fail 80 if there is no options to disable the floppy drive in the bios, and this problem is still happening, it could be a problem with the motherboard. If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box.
no cable connected or anything please i need some help. Insert the flat end to the Motherboard and the end of the Cable with the twist to the Floppy Drive. Schließen Ja, ich möchte sie behalten Rückgängig machen Schließen Dieses Video ist nicht verfügbar. Audio Cable Not Connected Xps 630i MY anti-virus program is avast!
But I think its a 650W...I can't remember the name right now. What's the brand, model and wattage of your power supply ? KeithWindows ME (spare computer) Windows XP 2002 Professional SP3 (desktop computer) Windows 7 Professional SP1 32bit(laptop computer) Windows 8 64bit spare drive for laptop computer Back to top #14 Keithuk Keithuk check over here If you are still unable to do access your floppy drive then try: Power down the system again and pull the red, yellow, and black power lead off the back of
To handle this problem try the following: Check in the device manager that there is no yellow exclamation point near the floppy drive, if so reinstall the driver. Checking the cablesIf you have checked the CMOS settings and the settings are correct, the problem may be a poor connection between the floppy drive and the system board or controller. I had several used floppy drives that I tried it with and one of them was new. Thanks for the info from Microsoft, I tried finding something on this problem the other day and got lost in their archives and gave up.
I'll pass this time cause it's your first post but I'll have to issue an official warning next time. __________________ Malware removal steps. I have swapped one end of the cable with the other. I have tried four different floppy drives and two different cables but still get the same result. In CMOS use the arrow key to highlight Standard CMOS Setup and press [ENTER].
If your PC will not enter setup using those keys and/or does not display the message described above when first turned on, you will need to refer to your documentation or It started up ok and I could read floppies from it in Windows. but Thank you very much. 01-23-2009, 08:15 PM #6 justpassingby TSF Team EmeritusModerator, Microsoft Support Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: Belgium Posts: 6,641 OS: XP Home SP3 As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged