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How do I get my original ROM settings back and boot my PC? I scandisked, defragged, formatted, fdisked, formatted, reinstalled Win98se. Ad Choices ThemeWelcome · log in · join Show navigation Hide navigation HomeReviewsHowChartsLatestSpeed TestRunHistoryPreferencesResultsJitterStreamsServersCountryToolsIntroFAQLine QualitySmoke PingTweak TestLine MonitorMonitor GroupsMy IP isWhoisCalculatorTool PointsNewsNews tip?ForumsAll ForumsHot TopicsGalleryInfoHardwareAll FAQsSite FAQDSL FAQCable TechAboutcontactabout uscommunityISP See this diagram. * On the controller, data cable is connected to J4 upside down.
Now I can not boot my PC. It took excessive amount of time to boot. Skip to Main Content Search Help Tips Dictionary History Forums Contact You are here: Help > Hardware Help > Hard Drive Help 1780 or 1790 hard drive error at boot Values If the error is preceeded by a byte, e.g. "21 301-Keyboard Error", that indicates that a key is stuck down on the keyboard.
What manufacturer of computer is it? Some possible causes: * Hard drive controller card missing. * Hard drive controller card is not seated properly in its slot. * Hard drive controller card has 'dirty' edge connectors (ones I ran the complete scandisk with automatic fix that took about 10 hours to complete. Any help would be appreciated.
Logged slokesville Guest Re: 1790 disk 0 error « Reply #3 on: June 04, 2005, 02:23:54 PM » Set the jumper the same as on the old hard drive. If a DDO is not being utilized, verify that the values are properly set within CMOS. You may need to find out though just how you enter it. http://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?t=803766 Some possible causes: * User has added RAM but failed to then perform the SETUP procedure. * User ran the SETUP procedure, and during that procedure, entered incorrect amounts for the
Proffitt Forum moderator / July 28, 2005 2:24 AM PDT In reply to: Hard Disk Error You replied to a very old post. Correcting that will probably remove the 164 error as well. 201 201-Memory Error RAM related problem. I have just formatted the hard drive and installed win 98se. You would need to repair it as more than likely the error 1790 is a "hard error".
Also you have used the wrong ROM patch.Try the following:1. click here now Yes Supports F10 partition . . . Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean Menu Categories Solutions IT Transformation Internet of Things Topics Big Data Cloud Security Infrastructure Strategy and Technology Products Cloud Integrated Systems Networking Results 1 to 2 of 2 Thread: 1790 - Disk 0 Error on boot-up Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced
Hard disk 0 is the primary Hdd. get redirected here Try remove/refit connector P8. I've spent the last couple of days reinstalling NT4 server on a similar Compaq (a prolinea 5120) - and getting a similar error.The problem is the 10GB drive. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and
Tip: If the computer is under warranty contact the manufacturer of the computer or hard drive for replacement. Ken B. That killed the hard drive. http://applecountry.net/disk-error/disk-error-or-no-system-disk.php FrankSchwab Ars Centurion Registered: Jan 10, 2001Posts: 271 Posted: Sun Jul 28, 2002 4:04 pm Amazing coincidence.
Essentially $0./frankYeah, I forgot that back then 4.5 and 6.5 gb's were the top o' the line in terms of size.I'll probably just leave it alone then. by R. Bad hardware If all of the above recommendations have been completed, but you continue to experience the same issues, it is likely that the hard drive, motherboard, or interface board is
I just installed a new Wetern Digital hard drive, and now when I boot up I get a 1790 - Disk 0 error, Press F1 to boot.When F1 is pressed, the The 1780 error was displayed because that command failed. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. YesNo Feedback E-mail Share Print Search Recently added pages View all recent updates Useful links About Computer Hope Site Map Forum Contact Us How to Help Top 10 pages Follow us
See this diagram. * A twisted control cable is being used but is the wrong type - floppy drive type instead of hard drive type. (photo of difference) * Hard drive IDE correct, will double check though. It is all in tact.quote:Amazing coincidence. enter Bios (tapping F10) reset defaults also check the primary IDE master is correct for the HDD fitted ..
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Help!Who will be upgrading immediately to Windows 10 next month?An error seen while updating software with synaptic. Both the 100 and 133 will support drives up to 2 TB in size. That passed. Pentium II(R) at 266 MHzSystem ROM Revision . . . . . . . . . . 02/04/1998 Family . . . . . . . . . . 686V Flashable
It's dead.I replaced the chip, and it has worked fine ever since.I think once in a while, a EEPROM like that just gets old and fails a program-rewrite. Check/replace battery, and then run the SETUP procedure. * A CGA video card is fitted, but the CMOS/RTC configuration (SETUP) is set for MDA (monochrome), or 'special' (EGA/VGA). * An MDA The POST error 1790 shows up if a higher capacity (> 32 GB) disk has been installed and BIOS will show the number of cylinders as 0. Danger Mouse "The Dude" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Los Angeles, CA Registered: Nov 14, 2000Posts: 33184 Posted: Sun Jul 28, 2002 10:17 am That error message either means the
Some possible causes: * Control cable (34 pin) is missing. * Control cable (34 pin) is no longer seated correctly on controller or drive. * Control cable (34 pin) is faulty. Cheers John Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Answer Read this old post.