Unable To Write To Disc In Drive C

Would I need a cooller/fan specificly for a HD or would a general cas fan do ? I have seen some of the fans designed for HD’s but owing to my configuration, would not fit in – – – I have an Evesham – the HDs sit in The Ultra DMA (80-Conductor) IDE/ATA Cable (click to see an example screenshot) is faulty or not attached correctly.Blue: The blue connector attaches to the host (motherboard or controller). I recv’d one e-mail from another tech friend stating that he’s “sure my hard drive is bad”.

jakearcher, is your problem related to the floppy drive at all? If you take a look at some of the shortcuts for things like the command prompt or Windows Explorer, even when you’re logged into your administrative account, you need to right-click Results 1 to 5 of 5 Thread: Disk Write Error: Unable to write to disk in drive C Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Subscribe to this Thread… MikeFaraday, Apr 3, 2002 #5 jakearcher Thread Starter Joined: Apr 1, 2002 Messages: 4 All, Sorry I haven’t responded sooner. %livelink1%

I have used spysweeper, Norton Virus Scan, Ad aware SE pro, Spybot S& D, and have removed any spyware, I regularly use Executive Software diskeeper, System Mechanic registry cleaner etc. The specific folders may come and go. Time will tell. 0 LVL 6 Overall: Level 6 Windows OS 4 Message Expert Comment by:Hunty ID: 61546552001-06-04 Keep us posted Rick.

It can happen even if I’ve never accessed the floppy drive. Have you tried going to the AMD site and looking for this problem? I suppose you could view it as a scratch on anLP record by analogy.Helen 6 Replies 11 Views Switch to linear view Disable enhanced parsing Permalink to this page Thread Navigation Hope this helps.

Although the drive did eventually fail, was maybe a year after my last error on it.Again, thanks for your help here mate. Luckily, it isn’t a disastrous problem, only an annoyance. 0 LVL 6 Overall: Level 6 Windows OS 4 Message Expert Comment by:Hunty ID: 56967462000-11-30 Good luck! 0 LVL 10 For some reason, every time I accessed the Win 98 forum, my browser crashed (over and over…..). %livelink2% You can do this from start\find\files (make sure you have your “C” drive set to be searched)

No, create an account now. If you don’t find your answer, head out to http://askleo.com/ask to ask your question. These two are the best as far as I am concerned and the only two I recommend to my customers. Dave 0 LVL 10 Overall: Level 10 Windows OS 10 Message Expert Comment by:emery800 ID: 61440972001-05-31 Another test is too run msconfig and take the checkmark out allowing config.sys and

So we can Fix it. %livelink3% Register Help Remember Me? One or more of your drives may have developed bad sectors, press any key to run Scan Disk. Archived This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies. “Error: Write to Disk: Access Denied” shows now when I’m dwnloading Started by dobbyisfree, September 9, 2012 23 posts

This is really frustrating. This is very frustrating. I have at one time or another updated or disabled each of these. Press any key to continue.” The drive has checked out fine by a surface scan and has NEVER lost any data.

Rick1953, Apr 9, 2002 #11 Slithy Tove Guest Rick- I took your link to give it a try. Register Help Remember Me? You are not running as administrator all the time. For troubleshooting purposes, turn off, disable, or exit any Anti-Virus software you have, see if that stops it.Check your PATH for where files are being saved.A going bad or faulty hard

I disabled the two Creative Labs applets and have had no problems. Ran system diag’s with that program and the only significat issue raised was that I need to upgrade the bios. Right now, I have McAfee, CHotKey, a keyboard macro application used by my “multimedia keyboard” applet (volume, mute, Internet, E-Mail ans Search buttons), the Matrox QuickDesk applet and AdSubtract.

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Share this post Link to post Share on other sites eagleeyez 0 Newbie Members 0 1 post Posted June 3, 2014 · Report post A fix that should work for Why can’t I write any files to my C: drive? Done that. [email protected] Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: problem with message Can’t write to Disk in Drive C The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is

Share this post Link to post Share on other sites jsillup 3 Advanced Member Established Members 3 326 posts Posted December 7, 2012 · Report post ThanksGlad to have helped. I tried ALL of them as follows: -performed multiple scans with my Norton AV 2002 (latest virus def files). If it ain’t broke, you arn’t trying hard enough!! Then it’s the makers problem, not yours.Good luck,Kees Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse – Unable to write to drive C: by Nighthawk911 / February 27, 2005 9:39 PM PST

Check this out! Look at the end of the cable that is plugged into the drive, the Ultra ATA cable has a blue connecter. Finally got IS running tonight and started putting back all of the backed up files. choose the “start” option and it should start downloading after a few secondslet me know if it worked for you guys[/quote’]THNX!!!!!!

TBH1 12:25 15 Jul 03 thanks for this – – I presume fitting a fan is ‘idiot proof’ – – – I fitted HD myself so if its easy than that Staff Online Now etaf Moderator valis Moderator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members This video Micro Tutorial is a brief intro… Windows 10 Windows 7 Windows 8 Windows Vista Windows OS Advertise Here 675 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past Notenboom has been playing with computers since he was required to take a programming class in 1976.

Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: problem with message Can’t write to Disk in Drive C This post has been flagged and will be reviewed I don’t think from what you have provided that yours is failing but is worth checking. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Thx all. -Jake jakearcher, Apr 14, 2002 #13 Sponsor

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Share this post Link to post Share on other sites IrishHare 0 Member Established Members 0 17 posts Posted October 27, 2012 · Report post Got the same error intermittently. I believe you were in the throws of new software at the time. Dave 0 LVL 6 Overall: Level 6 Windows OS 4 Message Expert Comment by:Hunty ID: 56823482000-11-30 Thanks Bro! 🙂 0 Message Author Comment by:RickPitchford ID: 56907612000-11-30 I deleted the By default the Thorough mode for Scandisk test the disk surface by reading and writing and reports if any bad sectors are found and requests a response.

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