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Re: [vox-tech] floppy madness



On 2004.04.27 22:18, Jonathan wrote:
<snip>

> I'm ready to get a new, smaller, drive.  Before I do, any suggestions
on
> what could be preventing booting off the win95 floppy?
>
Pete -

I had this problem with one of my old p2 machines some years back and had
to
contact a bios specialist to get a replacement bios.  I could find no
other
solution, but an updated bios fixed it.  Have you checked to see if you
can
flash it to an updated version?
He's trying to flash it to an updated version.

And I quote:

> Googling revealed that I need to update the BIOS of the motherboard to
> recognize drives greater than 64GB.
>
>
> I have win95 on a floppy.  Goal is to boot win95 and run the executable
> that upgrades BIOS.
Pete, perhaps someone in your general area has a win9x installed harddrive
they could lend you? Either that or you need a bios expert.

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