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Solved: CDR101:not ready reading drive E:

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by rgwelch002, Mar 25, 2008.

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  1. rgwelch002

    rgwelch002 Thread Starter

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    I have a Pioner 3G JTS HardDrive Clock Speed 233 48 Ram.I formatted HardDrive .Then I used my Boot Diskette .Used Boot With CD-Rom support.Then at A: prompt typed "setup" It gave me error message of CDR101:not ready reading drive E: then gave me message abort,retry,fail? Can you please help me .Thanks.......
     
  2. Blue Zee

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    That usually is a sign of a failing CD drive.

    First try a different boot floppy, get one here:

    http://www.bootdisk.com/bootdisk.htm

    If this doesn't help check the CD drive cables, and finally a new drive.

    Zee
     
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