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Disable your floppy drive, and make sure the first boot device is your hard drive. In that section make sure you disable DISKETTE INTERFACE. Report vish- Dec 12, 2012 11:39PM it worked thank you Helpful +76 Report sniper33 Oct 25, 2009 08:56PM PROBLEM SOLVED PURSUANT DELL TECHNICAL SERVICE: I was so frustrated when I reinstalled Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading... http://beforeoverclock.com/diskette-drive/diskette-drive-0-seek-failure-c521.php

I do all of this and my dell inspiron 530 is start normally thank you again Report faysal_2011- Nov 12, 2012 06:00AM thank you TO DISABLE FDC CONTROLLER.... Register Register with: What's New? See more Diskette drive 0 seek failure Diskette drive 0 seek failure dell How to make diskette drive Diskette drive 0 seek failure (error message) Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Error I was finally so exasperated I called DELL in spite of the fact my PC was out of warranty.

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Having a Floppy drive available has saved me from a Lot of grief... My computer was updated by Windows XP Saturday evening. on your IDE Cable, the big skinny Grey cord, make sure you plug the end cord of the IDE cable to your hard drive and your CD/DVD ROM drive to your Report ALMSRick- Nov 29, 2012 05:22PM Thank you!

greatestunknown 1,302,121 views 8:36 How to fix Alert ! Again start tapping F2 on restart ubtil you are on the set-up sreen. View all 24 comments Report gw2250- Feb 17, 2009 09:57AM i bought a computer from my grandma she had the computer for 2 years but the software was all messed up Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Keyboard Failure I go it up and going and installed service pack 3, all seems to be good except for the initial black screen.

thanks! A "Seek Failure" indicates that the Floppy Drive's Read/Write Head isn't able to fully transit from it's "End Stops" Limit to Limit... Then very important one like many guys mentioned above me go to INTEGRATED DEVICES.

I had 2 partition and i wanted to change the space on one of the partition..

Alert! Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Alert System Battery Voltage Is Low when turn it on i get diskette 0 seek failure and i have to hit the f1 key to continue or f2 to go in to the computer set up. Report jeffhei724- Jun 10, 2010 01:08PM awsome had that problem and now its fixed thx Report the white knight- Jun 13, 2010 04:12PM Thank you so much I was having the Loading...

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The BIOS stands for Basic Input/output Sytem and can be found by pressing F2 after the memory test is complete and before the Windows LOGO. http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch001500.htm Report kyle is awsome- Jun 7, 2010 08:06PM wow I cant believe all this time I been trying to fix this not even dell support could fix it, that tried chargeing Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Windows 7 Also check the boot sequence. 10-26-2011, 01:09 PM #5 abadboy5150 Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2011 Location: Waterloo, Alabama Posts: 62 OS: 32-bit XP sp-3, 64 bit vista Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Vista Do not make any other changes while in the Bios.

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Tursiops_G MVM 2009-Jun-12 4:23 pm That Is weird... http://beforeoverclock.com/diskette-drive/diskette-drive-0-seek-failure-dell-530.php Reply With Quote 27-12-2011,12:41 PM #4 KenB View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Administrator Join Date Oct 2008 Location Wirral UK Posts 8,708 PC Experience:Learning all the Time Operating System:XP Working... SN 10,753 views 13:33 HowTo - Basics Of BIOS - Duration: 9:34. Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Vostro 200

Music icon on start bar not... Report kennylove- Mar 6, 2010 04:14AM How do I change my hardware to hard disc Helpful +10 Report Phrostbyte Mar 2, 2009 12:35AM Dell dimension 4600 bios version A07 ****||PROBLEM SOLVED After installing Windows (and making sure that everything is OK), Just add the old drive back onto one of the other SATA connectors, and see if you can copy your Data check over here Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 10-26-2011, 12:48 PM #2 [email protected] TSF Enthusiast Join Date: Nov 2004 Location: Pacific Northwest Posts: 1,679 OS: Win7 Home Premium My

Report inspectordug- Jun 7, 2010 07:09AM Thank you VERY MUCH! Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Dimension 3000 Once you are in the CMOS setup, navigate through the setup and find the section that allows you to set the boot devices that you computer will check when starting up. dell dimension c521 adm athlon(tm) 64 processor 3200+ 10-26-2011, 01:00 PM #4 [email protected] TSF Enthusiast Join Date: Nov 2004 Location: Pacific Northwest Posts: 1,679 OS: Win7 Home

It appears that somebidy has made some changes to the set-up of the system due to which you are having the issue.

I'm not really a computer advanced person lol · actions · 2009-Apr-22 12:04 am · Tursiops_GTechnoidMVMjoin:2002-02-06Norwalk, CT·Optimum OnlineARRIS TM1602TP-Link TL-WDR43004 edits

Tursiops_G MVM 2009-Apr-22 12:11 am If the error specifically says Or the Bios has more than one floppy disk entries in the Bios. Britec09 470,366 views 10:01 DISKETT DRIVE 0 SEEK FAILURE RESUELTO (FIXED) - Duration: 1:44. Diskette Drive 0 Seek Failure Dell Optiplex 740 PROCEDURE: 1) Reboot PC and hit F2 key to go into SETUP. 2) Arrow down to DRIVES and hit Enter. 3) Arrow down one space to "DISKETTE DRIVE" and hit Enter

Published on Oct 9, 2013Just like the title says, I show you how to fix this annoying error. I had just installed and activated W7 on it so I want to salvage the data. I've been checking the most forums and others say that my Hard Disk is broken Can't believe that cause my PC is still reading it and I tried 3 other Hard this content Thanks. 10-26-2011, 04:35 PM #10 abadboy5150 Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2011 Location: Waterloo, Alabama Posts: 62 OS: 32-bit XP sp-3, 64 bit vista sp-2, 64 bit win-7

Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. It stated Bios battery failure. Working... I think this is similar to some of the problems other people are having.

If it's still crashing it could be a hardware fault. If you do decide to join the forums you will not have the option to send Private Messages [ PMs ] or add a Signature until you have made 5 posts WHICH IS BASICALLY WHAT HAPPENED. I tried clicking and holding f8 prior to the Windows logo so I could access Safe Mode.

Either replace the Floppy drive (if you have one), or else Disable the "Floppy Drive Seek" test option in the BIOS...(Although this will stop the error during POST, the Floppy drive Can you please help or lead me in the right direction? Report Neyo- Jun 8, 2009 03:37AM My system is not coming on and when l press F2 and F12 it is responsible it is only showing diskette drive 0 seek failure I called Dell and they said I cd pay then $200 for them to see about it.

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