cddriver lost help!

  stef9000 14:25 01 Nov 03
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hi

i have a oldish compaq laptop and recently my floppy dd died so ive brought a external floppy took the old floppy out re booted and now i get a error messege sayin "device driver not installed".
C:\dev\mscdex.exe/D:mscd000/v/M:12
Device driver not found 'MSCD000'
No Valid CDROM device drivers selected.

ive tryed alsorts suggested by pc techie including config.sys which just says bad command, and autoexec.bat which works but soon as i type D: it just says no drivers for device.

Im running Windows 95.

Please please please somebody help me time is running out.

Thanks Stef.

  holly polly 15:11 01 Nov 03

gday as i take it you have removed the floppy dr and replaced it with an external affair proberly a usb device ,if so you proberly require the drivers for the device ,could you kindly provide the make and model of the device and how it is connected ,and i can go surfing to see ,what apatains -regards -hol pol...

  stef9000 15:27 01 Nov 03

its the cd drive that causing windows to hang up.

would i be able to format the hard drive minus the floppy connected, then when its done would it then boot windows up from a cd?

  graham√ 16:18 01 Nov 03

I've got the Pied Piper standing by.

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