That's when the CD-Rom dissapeared and I receive "no valid CDROM device drives selected" Now when I boot up, I receive the following: CD-Rom Device Driver for IDE(four Channels) Driver Version I tried it, but I'm stuck again, the message was: Please wait while Setup initializes. I did stick a CD in the drive, and it runs, but of course, no display.The floppy I loaded has on it "48X CD-ROM drive installation disk. How would I boot the floppy? 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - Reponse To Answer by Slayer_ · 6 years ago In reply to 95 does not support CD bo ... http://yellowproductions.net/windows-95/win95-setup.php
restart u'r computer in normal mode and it should correct the problem. fdisk), reboot, format drive (e.g. and Drive B:none. The system I have is pretty old. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/16487/cdrom-not-recognized/
Anyway, he's getting frustrated and wants to format so its his call. Search all issuesPreview this magazine » Browse all issues1975198019851990199520002005 Jan 9, 1995Jan 16, 1995Jan 23, 1995Jan 30, 1995Feb 6, 1995Feb 13, 1995Feb 20, 1995Feb 27, 1995Mar 6, 1995Mar 13, 1995Mar 20, A little history helps and to catch up on DOS and all you need to know is in some books and many web sites. I've tried using a Win 95 boot floppy, but it left me hanging there, with messages waiting for me to reply.
Look for Auto-detect hard drives or something similiar and do that. Then type R: and hit Enter. by R. Windows 95 Boot Disk When you get to C:\> type in "scanreg /restore" without the quotes and press enter.
Thank everyone for your help. NO NT! Sorry, can't help there, but maybe there is some info here that will: http://blogs.msdn.com/virtual_pc_guy/archive/2005/02/15/372846.aspx Stoner, Jul 11, 2005 #6 DoubleHelix Banned Joined: Dec 9, 2004 Messages: 24,388 What was the her latest blog Once you have DOS installed (You WILL be stuck with FAT16 like this) you can read from the CD.It is not necessary to copy the cab files as someone else suggested,
if you can access the cdrom this way, then the problem is in windows.3. Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Help!!! I finally figured it out on my own. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates,
Then you would use fdisk on the floppy to create the partitions you want, format the hard drive, create C:\Windows\options\cabs, copy the contents of the CD's cabs folder to that location, I had a duplicate machine, so I reviewed the "Setup" (F2) at boot. Windows 95 Cd Rom Download I don't know why you have a floppy with drivers on it for the CD drive cause you don't need drivers for a CD drive. Install Windows 95 If you're new to the TechRepublic Forums, please read our TechRepublic Forums FAQ.
if the problem is further up the food chain than just the cdrom driver, then installing a dos driver for use in windows may accomplish nothing. this content Trusted Tech Member 4,513 posts Okay.. The link below set me in the right direction: blogs . Is it compatible with 98?Is the CD drive the only thing on that cable? How To Install Windows 95 Step By Step
I think my problem is more envolved. Herk I figured that disk might have replaced the windows drivers but without the CD to do an extract he's kind of stuck. By Tyharo · 6 years ago I bought a windows 95 CD on eBay a few days ago. http://yellowproductions.net/windows-95/win95-can-t-find-cd-rom.php by J4rrett / September 16, 2006 6:41 AM PDT In reply to: Help!!!
If it loaded a vxd into vmm32 what are you going to do about that? Posted 12 August 2005 - 01:24 PM Murray S. Trusted Tech Member 4,513 posts Howdy and welcome to G2G: Are you using a Win95 bootdisk??
Boot without CD-Rom support 3. Windows 95 CD won't boot Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by lemontree, Jul 9, 2005. MTMCDAI.386 Windows virtual device driver. When you see the message stating the manufacturer of the DOS driver for your CD you should press the PAUSE key which will stop the boot-up and read the message displayed
If you use the arrow keys to get to the immediate right of each of those it will auto detect them there when you press enter, but anyway. Windows 95 Cd Rom Not Showing Up In My Computer P.s. Murray 0 #12 cmurwin Posted 12 August 2005 - 04:08 PM cmurwin New Member Topic Starter Member 7 posts I only have the Windows 98 upgrade. check over here It is set for Diskette 1.44.
Thanks, newbeee Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 jbravo jbravo Members 81 posts OFFLINE Local time:09:58 PM Posted 21 April 2005 Mike M, Jul 9, 2005 #2 NT4.0 Joined: Aug 12, 2004 Messages: 137 lemontree said: I use Virtual PC 2004 on Windows XP Pro and I tried to install Windows 95, Bob Cerelli, Aug 2, 2005 #13 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. If you receive some error message you will have some idea of what to do next.
Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. You might try a boot disk from another site, which may have different drivers. and so on). That didn't seem to change a thing.
Thank you sooooo very much. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - What we forget about 95 is... You can re-enable optimum mode after you are done installing.If you are using Win95B, you may not support FAT32, only FAT16, and therefore will need convert it to FAT32 after it Have you been into the Bios yet to see if the CD drive is recognized there?