Because win7 is a new platform it is not supported by many manufacturers yet and is unlikely to be supported for outdated devices such as floppy disc drives. My problem is that i have a USB stick with a virtual Floppy Drive for a Password Security Program and now the program is not working because of this error : But, in several cases, I found that software which was so old as to only be available on a floppy, was not worth the effort. I also have a PC with Win XP Pro 64 bit and have no problems formatting or reading floppy discs, and both my PCs are AMD chipset based. this content
Additional messages associated with this matter: Install Disk Error 0x800706f9 Reinstall Disk Error 0x800706f9 Disk Error 0x800706f9 crash Disk Error 0x800706f9 is missing Remove Disk Error 0x800706f9 Download Disk Error 0x800706f9 Also My HP Touchsmart is not working ..Was one of the reasons I bought this New HP iq504.. You can only upload files of type PNG, JPG, or JPEG. I have been running build 7100 since it was released to the public to try. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-files/floppy-read-error-0x800706f9/ccdd4a96-e23d-46f1-97ea-53fccd55753f
Then if you remove the disk and use it later windows reports a empty disk even though you can check the property of it and it shows used space. #13 dlj, Should I try it again so I can let you know that?Adam Lowrance : yes, it makes a difference. Even if I get errors I still use it . But to that I can only comment, loudly -LOL.
please...i have two problem...one is the error in topic title... Just a note, I'm a PC technician, and I use the floppy drive everyday for IBM and DELL computers. Still getting the 0x800706F9 error code. You will be prompted to select immediate restart or next restart to execute the memory test.
Specialized programs are also available to diagnose system memory issues. Thanks.Adam Lowrance : try and find one that has been around awhile with an older tech that actually knows what a floppy is lol Adam Lowrance and 7 other Computer The disk(s) are good and work as advertised in the XP machine but not with Win7. http://winpedia.org/disk-error-0x800706f9/ Thanks for the tip...
It is going to enable the applications to load all over again, and ideally this time it will not experience a similar problem. Again, both floppies do not work. I'm still surprised that it didn't die totally I have posted almost the same text in the microsoft.public.windows.64bit.general newsgroup. Such incidents often result in the corruption or even total deletion of essential Windows system files.
Insufficient memory errors are often resolved by merely rebooting the device. https://answers.yahoo.com/question/?qid=20081019135911AAU0tbH Regards Robert. rjobe AMD Phenom II X4 965 3.4GHz ASUS M4A79T Deluxe 790FX AM3 MB 3x1GB Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 ASUS EAH4850 Radeon 1GB Video WD 150GB VelociRaptor 10K HDD Nippen Lab FDD My System Specs OS win 7 Ben4Surf View Public Profile Find More Posts by Ben4Surf . 16 Jan 2009 #2 maccamac windows 7 x64 on desktop & x86 on nc10
Forgive me it I am wrong, but the last time I talked to a window tech this forum belong to Micrsoft not you !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! news Although I'm sure that if, at a later date, a service pack is required these will be impaired. Sign in here. If errors continue or no update(s) or patch(es) are available, contact the software designer or distributor for assistance.
Specialized programs are also available to diagnose system memory issues. If errors continue or no update(s) or patch(es) are available, contact the software designer or distributor for assistance. You can only upload a photo or a video.
To check HD free space on Windows 95, 98, NT, 2000, ME, XP, Vista, and 7, open "My Computer" or "Computer." Then, place your mouse cursor over the desired and right This problem occurs on disks that do not contain a media descriptor byte in the... You can choose to make a startup repair and the system will be operational after the next restart but without floppy drive . The floppy worked find under vista, same chip set and motherboard.
It a lot simpler to use a 3 1/2 disk for small files that you change on a daily bases.Why is the blame always pass to the amd chip set or Proffitt Forum moderator / August 18, 2009 9:26 PM PDT In reply to: 3.5 floppy data recover I found XP, Vista too picky about flags on the diskettes. but stupid me wanting the latest OS DL ed Seven ... http://winhq.net/disk-error/disk-error-80-hex.html I have took the same disks that windows 7 said was empty and tried them in an xp or vista machine and the files showed up.
Questions on mobile coverage? If those companies felt the age of the product was not worth the effort, so be it.. I then deleted all files from the disk and attempted to copy other files to the disk at which time I got a device not readable/disk not formatted. Adam Lowrance : Hello, my name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be assisting you today.Customer: readyAdam Lowrance : Are you able to copy the file you need off of the floppy
It a lot simpler to use a 3 1/2 disk for small files that you change on a daily bases.Why is the blame always pass to the amd chip set or This thread is old now. I am thinking about returning to Vista as there are no such problems #4 Agent Data, Jan 9, 2010 RAK Extraordinary MemberJoined:Jul 6, 2009Messages:2,502Likes Received:126 If you have problem with the Automatic System Restore will begin and restart the device once it completes.
When I try to again copy files to the disk I get the disk not formatted - but it will not format the disk and keeps giving a bad media message My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Desktop & Samsung NC OS windows 7 x64 on desktop & x86 on nc10 CPU DT 6700 @ 3.4; Intel Atom in NC10 Motherboard Asus Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates the Community Guidelines Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members,show more I think this question violates Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign Up All Content All Content This Topic This Forum Advanced Search Facebook Twitter Google
Error 0x800706F9 "The disk media is not recognized.