Help with my hardisk and Ide

By Valkyr

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07-01-2007, 13:22

I have two hardisk, one it´s 1,2 GB and the other it´s 1,6, the problem that i have it´s that in both when I execute IDECDEX I get the message " no cd driveletter found" , but in my others hardisk (400mb, 120mb) yes. Why??

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By Sonic_aka_T

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07-01-2007, 14:17

I don't know much about this stuff, but I think IDECDEX is a program to add CD-ROM support to MSXDOS2. A harddisk is not a CD-ROM, hence the error message.

By djh1697

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07-01-2007, 14:37

I assume that you are using a sunrise IDE interface, the correct program to use can be downloaded from the Sunrise website, IDEFDISK

www.msx.ch/sunformsx/download/dl-ide.html

By Valkyr

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07-01-2007, 16:21

Ok, the problem it´s solutionated, for use a cdrom with my hard disk, I cannot have more than 6 partitions disk enabled, and how the hard disk have 1´6Gb I had 30 partitions enabled!! then I disabled the ones that I not going to use and now works perfect!! F: for cddrive letter.
Yes, djh1697, I have the sunrise IDE interface.
Thanks for help and sorry for my english.

By msd

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07-01-2007, 16:41

30 partitions? Maybe you should consider FAT16.

By Haohmaru

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07-01-2007, 17:12

And FAT16 can be downloaded from Okei's Homepage.

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