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a: drive problems with win98

i can't get windows to stop reading the a: for now reason while doing stuff in windows 98
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First of all disable any anti-virus that you have.  If this fixs it, goto your display option in the control panel, and disable the screen scan option.

What I do, since I don't use the floppy drive anymore, I just put a command in my autoexec.bat file, subst c:\temp
Make sure you have a C:\temp dir.

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beratorAuthor Commented:
well, it didnt really work
but i was looking in the autoexec bat and noticed this


so i took out the ; a:\

and everything works fine.. thanks anyways

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