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there is no disk in the drive . Please insert a disk in to drive

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getting this alert message after some time how can i get rid of this problem .Unable to close this alert box as its keep on displaying even if i press close,cancel,tryagain,continue button ?
Os is windows 7
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Question by:Rajar Ahmed
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by:John Hurst
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Check to see if you have a USB key inserted that is preventing Windows from starting. If not, boot from a bootable CD and see if the hard drive is available. You may have a bad hard drive.

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by:☠ MASQ ☠
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A missing drive designated as C:\ is the usual cause.
See http://support.microsoft.com/kb/330137
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by:ded9
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The problem is caused by iomega software...you might have an iomega hardware like external drive etc..
http://go.iomega.com/en/?partner=4750

Reinstall or uninstall the iomega software.

Can also try clean boot to find out the unwanted program running at startup.

Clean boot process

Start-type - msconfig- click on startup tab- click disable all...then click services tab- put a check on hide all microsoft services ...and then click disable all....click ok and then restart the computer in normal mode.

If everything works fine in clean boot then enable five startup items and services at a time to find the faulty software.



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by:ded9
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Please ignore my post it  MASQUERAID: had already covered it in  the kb article

Did not read the article


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by:nobus
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did you run a virus scan?

also run MBAM  : http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php 
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by:Rajar Ahmed
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yes, its a virus , hope its fixed after running  a scan in antivirus  got d message of this virus repaired in the log. and i have dint received this alert box after that . Thanks . !
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by:nobus
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run mbam too then..
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