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    Don't forget a pair of good glasses.

    Don't forget a pair of good glasses.
  2. Then you'll need to hunt it down with the card...

    Then you'll need to hunt it down with the card installed.
  3. You should have a look on eBay. There's plenty...

    You should have a look on eBay. There's plenty to choose from there.
  4. Just to be perfectly clear... Are you saying...

    Just to be perfectly clear... Are you saying that it will not boot with it in the system or it will not boot from it?
  5. A 5150 doesn't have a HD BIOS -- it's on the...

    A 5150 doesn't have a HD BIOS -- it's on the controller.
  6. Don't you think the 286 BIOS will choke (among...

    Don't you think the 286 BIOS will choke (among other things) on a 3.2 GB drive? :-)
  7. How about a number? :-)

    How about a number? :-)
  8. What size do you have in mind?

    What size do you have in mind?
  9. Mfm, rll, scsi, ide...???

    Mfm, rll, scsi, ide...???
  10. It loads normally here.

    It loads normally here.
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    This is one of my favorite boards... ...

    This is one of my favorite boards...

    http://www.vcfed.org/forum/showthread.php?73129-One-of-the-best-Windows-98-gaming-boards

    I've had several of them and they really run great with an ...
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    Unplug it from it's power -- you don't need it to...

    Unplug it from it's power -- you don't need it to count the memory.
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    There is no version. DOS can't read the disk...

    There is no version.

    DOS can't read the disk natively. It can only be effectively used from CheckIt or its included executable, CHECKFD.EXE.

    It doesn't appear to be available either new or...
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    Yes, it is.

    Yes, it is.
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    CheckIt has a Mini-Spiral Disk that it employs...

    CheckIt has a Mini-Spiral Disk that it employs via its software to test the following:

    Alignment
    Clamping
    Hysteresis
    Speed
    Track 0

    I have used this method successfully and am quite...
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    Yes, I still have one.

    Yes, I still have one.
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    This: Since he had tried reseating he needed...

    This:

    Since he had tried reseating he needed to look at something else.
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    Hehehehe... This is the case we are currently...

    Hehehehe... This is the case we are currently discussing!

    I'm quite sure Brian is not looking for a philosophically universal solution. :-)
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    Do you mean here or globally?

    Do you mean here or globally?
  20. Thread: Mr. Bios

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    That's not always the case. There are also...

    That's not always the case. There are also several other not-so-desirable possibilities.


    How a BIOS handles Oversized Hard Disks
    When you install a hard disk into a computer system that is...
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    How's that possible?

    How's that possible?
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    Charlie, you must have missed something:

    Charlie, you must have missed something:
  23. Thread: Mr. Bios

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    Try a DDO. If it's a BIOS peculiarity that...

    Try a DDO. If it's a BIOS peculiarity that should overcome it.

    What size drive are you trying to install?
  24. Thread: Mr. Bios

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    128 MBs is not a BIOS issue. Are you possibly...

    128 MBs is not a BIOS issue.

    Are you possibly using DOS 4.x?

    Have you tried to create a second partition?
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    FWIW, I have never had to align a floppy drive. ...

    FWIW, I have never had to align a floppy drive. Cleaning has always been sufficient to remedy any existing issue.

    On top of that I've run many thousands upon thousands of floppy disks through...
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