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Old 10-25-2004, 01:49 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Thanks for the info. You are right. He can also use his current floppy though.

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Old 10-25-2004, 01:57 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Exactly my point.....from the floppy, instead of typing "format c:"
Next time type "format c: /s"
It doesn't hurt and can make the world when formatting older computers.
It was just an addition to your advise.
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Old 10-25-2004, 12:18 PM   #13 (permalink)
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thanks for the replys, i'll post back later tonght, when i try it. I found an old windows 98 book and it says to do a couple of things that i'm gonna try, but i'm gonna try that sys c: first.

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Old 10-26-2004, 12:04 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Whenever I try to read a CD, I get the message "CDR101 not ready reading drive D, Abort, Retry, Fail" (D: Representing your CD-ROM drive letter)
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