Diskette 0 seek Failure

  bob's 22:34 19 Mar 2005
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On a Dell Dimension 2400 at start up i am getting the above message.I was fitting a Dvd Recorder and i changed the settings to master on the hard drive and slave on the Cdrom.I have the Dvd recorder set as master on the secondary drive. I think the hard drive was on Cs when i started.I put the hard drive in another computer and it boots up okay.When i go to the Bios it says Primary Master Drive Off.
Help appreciated.
Thanks

  pk470 22:43 19 Mar 2005

Why do you want a CD Rom drive as well?? i have found you can have a DVD drive and a DVD RW but a CD Rom or CDRW did not work on my computer so now i have just the DVD RW drive.

  bob's 22:51 19 Mar 2005

At this moment i would settle for a computer that boots up and i can discard the cd drive later if it helps.

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