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Old 04-04-2004, 12:08 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question HELP!! with older computer "Cyrix"

My friend has a Cyrix M 11-333 Processor that someone gave her awhile back and she turned it today and it comes up..

Amibios System Configurations (C) 1985-1999

Math Processor:Built In Bass memory size:650kb
Floppy Drive A: 1.44 mb 3 1/2" Ext. memory size:130048kb
Floppy Drive B: none Serial Port(s) :3F8
Display type : VGA/EGA Parallet Port(s) : 378
Power Mgnt : APM.SMI Ext. Cache : 1024KB,Enabled
Amibios Date : 7/15/95 Ext.Cache type:Pipeline Burst


PCI DEVICES:

Onboard IDE, IRQ14,15 Onboard USB Controller, IRQ3
Slot 1 Commucation Device: IRQ9 Slot 2 Ethernet, IRQ11
Onboard Multimedia Device, IRQ10 AGP/VGA

SDRAM (2T) in Dram Row(s) : 0/1
SDRAM (2T) in Dram Row(S) : 2/3

Searching for boot record from floppy: not found
Searching for boot record from SCSI : not found

Drive not Ready
Insert Boot diskette in A:

She only got 1 floppy or anything for that matter with it, it was windows 98 startup but it except it, it told her the same thing over and over Drive not ready....

Please Help Me Help Her!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 04-04-2004, 10:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Thanks I will go check it out for her, hopefully it will be something simple i hope. I know enough to check all that out...
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Old 04-04-2004, 12:07 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You can get a vaild boot disk here http://www.bootdisk.com/
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Old 04-06-2004, 12:16 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Does she have a win 98 cd.To reinstall if need be.
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