Edited by befrielse, 08 June 2011 - 06:07 PM.
Cannot access USB key
Posted 08 June 2011 - 06:06 PM
Posted 08 June 2011 - 06:36 PM
Can you describe what happens. If it boots to C: then you should be able to type dir C: and list the files on your USB drive.
Posted 08 June 2011 - 06:42 PM
I'm booting with syslinux...
Posted 08 June 2011 - 06:51 PM
what are A: and B:?
A: is the "bootfloppy" the *.img content
B: is nothing
Posted 08 June 2011 - 07:28 PM
Posted 08 June 2011 - 08:28 PM
Sounds like you have the wrong codepage loaded in DOS.
but trying to access C: ends up with unrecognized characters in folders.
Posted 09 June 2011 - 02:46 PM
Posted 14 July 2011 - 03:27 PM
more or less same problem i made my bootable usbkey ( ntfs ) with grub4dos and a freedos image , all works fine but i can see only A and B .
Is there a way or workaround to navigate inside the usbkey , internal hdd (sata)or other devices like optical device ???
I tried with RMPrepUsb procedure and the result is the same
Thanks so much for your help
Posted 14 July 2011 - 03:59 PM
Have you tried using something like Parted Magic?
Maybe something here?
Supplying the correct drivers may help, find the site that supports your setup; ex.
Posted 14 July 2011 - 04:08 PM
Posted 14 July 2011 - 05:17 PM
You need a NTFS filesystem driver.
There are quite a few, some Commercial, some Freeware/Free.
A suitable list/discussion is here:
Whether any of them will actually work specifically on FreeDOS is up to you to find out.
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