Panasonic CF-41

  webbsie 16:34 25 Feb 2003

Can anyone please help! I formated the hard drive and can`t get the CDROM to work unless i use a W98 startup disk in the Floppy drive, then when i restart its not there..I have dos 6.22 floppy disks and W95 on CD..Any help in this matter would be very much appreciated

  Diemmess 17:00 25 Feb 2003

Only half an answer but if it encourages someone else to take it up this is what I think.

Having rebuilt your 95 O/S you don't have the generic CD drivers installed for your system.
Windows 98 does have them as part of that system.

So presumably does the Win98 startup floppy.

  Diemmess 17:06 25 Feb 2003

........continued !

Just how to put the atapi.sys and a file like MSCDX? into the 95 auto.exec and config.sys files is for someone else to say.

Back in Win 3.0 days the CD would come with a floppy to install.

You have a borrowed startup floppy? Its a pity you don't have the Installation CD for Win 98 SE, because then these troubles wouldn't be there!

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