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The light would still flash and the drive would stop working, but I put in a new disk, and eject it, and everything would be fine. ------------------ "Classic" Athlon [email protected], stupid I tried another ZIP PS and itdoesn't eject the disk when pressed. Is that lightflashing? I also installed an IDE Samsung SH-S182M cd-dvd writer, and the Nero 6 software which came with it. http://tubemuse.com/not-working/eject-button-not-working-car-stereo.html

Whathappens when you press the eject button? Ithought maybe the power supply was bad. absolutely weird, I use Nero 6, works for me for my 2 Lite-on drives. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Iomega Zip Drive Not Working

This generally requires log off and back on. I am not positive that Nero 6 is all that good. It beats staring at flies swarming around a hot steaming pile of poop anyday!

  1. I'm almost afraid to try another one!
  2. I can buy a new Drive for less than their software!
  3. I did not install the roxio software (easy cd & direct cd) because Iomega says it will not work on xp, and Iomega is too cheap to support us with download
  4. Restart the computer and watch for the Iomega driver icon and verify that is not covered with a red ''X''.
  5. At that point, pushing the button got the disk out.I'm still wondering what has changed to make the drive act weird.
  6. patio.
  7. Did re-loading the drivers make any change ? ?

I also installed an IDE Samsung SH-S182M cd-dvd writer, and the Nero 6 software which came with it. All fields are required. Advertise Privacy Terms FAQ Contact © Copyright 2002 - 2016, MPC-Samples.com. Reply With Quote 02-21-2001,10:06 AM #3 jzinckgra View Profile View Forum Posts Catfish Join Date Jan 2001 Location Sturbridge, MA Posts 130 "It's easily fixable?" I don't call having to take

The drive activity lightshould flash a few times before the disk is ejected. Iomega Zip Drive Disk Stuck I do not have the device connectedto the SCSI bus right now. The green light was on, but nothing. I checked but my zip drive is not listed as removable media, it's listed as a hard drive.

Thanks to everyone for your help. If you have the push-button disk drive and the spring doesn't exert enough pressure to eject the disk, you can carefully remove the disk from the drive using the tips of We had about 8 jaz drives at work and once the first one went bad it only took about 2 weeks for the rest to be shot also(too bad we didn't No, create an account now.

Iomega Zip Drive Disk Stuck

I did find some setting that forces the Zip drive to come out of memory by a specific time. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/zip-disk-access-problem.27841/ Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Iomega Zip Drive Not Working Topic Starter Posts: 6,000 +15 Hard to say! I found a few possibilities..... 1.

All rights reserved. http://tubemuse.com/not-working/esc-button-not-working-xp.html This is document ahed in the Knowledge Base. Let us know if anything works. To verify that the lever is being actuated correctly, have a ZIP cartridge inserted in the drive - the cartridge should eject when pressing the lever.

Last modified on 2016-04-07 00:00:00. when i pushed the zip button, the light stays on. To fix that, Ireplaced its eject spring with one from an ATAPI Zip drive that hadlost one of its read/write heads.The eject spring goes between points A and B in the this contact form It says they're in use after any action has been stopped for a while, obviously this can go on for a time if you're cpoying large amounts.

Please note that you must be affiliated with Indiana University to receive support. Neither Roxio nor Iomaga offer any XP updates for either version of my original programs. keep the compressed air handy. ------------------ Antec mid tower w/ Antec cooling fans FIC AZ11E Thunderchicken [email protected] 512 Micron PC 100 @ $200 ATI 2000 pro 32 SB Plat.

hewee, Aug 21, 2007 #3 bettme Thread Starter Joined: Aug 20, 2007 Messages: 5 Thanks for the replies.

I have the zip 250 installed but I never installed the software. To access this button the plastic bezel around the drive will need to be removed. TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. It was flashing and I had to stick a straightened paper clip in to pop the zip disk back out.

Topic Starter Posts: 6,000 +15 you may be right about the drivers. Jul 2, 2005 #19 IronDuke TS Rookie Posts: 856 If you go a long way down. alt.iomega.zip.jaz Discussion: ZIP SCSI 100MB drive won't eject disk (too old to reply) e***@sbcglobal.net 2006-04-27 19:23:48 UTC PermalinkRaw Message Hello,I have a problem with a ZIP disk drive. http://tubemuse.com/not-working/esc-button-not-working.html Thanks Jul 2, 2005 #16 Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094 Do you mind breifly explaining how you use the Zip for building and repair?

My father has a zip drive. Could be a coincidence, but there's nothing really wrong with the Zip drive. If necessary, there is a little hole in the back of thedrive into which you can insert a straightened paper clip to manuallyeject a disk. This can be a little tricky since the manual eject lever is quite small.

patio. Iomega farmed it's programs out to a third party named Roxio. Jul 2, 2005 #9 Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094 Do a search at Microsoft for Zip errors, I am sure I read some issue a couple of years back that reminds After the disk is backed up they can then initialize the disk without worry of loosing data.

If you currently have a problem receiving email at your IU account, enter an alternate email address. Try quitting applications and try again."I don't have any other applications running! Shouldn't it still work (be able to ejectthe ZIP cartridge) without the cable plugged to the PC? The cartridge is not ejected far enough from the front on the ZIP drive's plastic bezel and users tend to push the cartridge back into the drive slightly making it almost

I currently own 4 pieces of Iomega equipment, but that will probably change because this kind of customer support Sucks! Testing has shown that if you attempt to remove the cartridge by placing your finger on the bottom edge of the cartridge and push up slightly while pulling out, the cartridge Similar Topics zip 100 drive problem Jun 28, 2006 Cannot access local disk F Aug 13, 2016 Chkdsk can't access disk Apr 15, 2005 Problem with Messenger Live, (pics06.zip) Nov 16, It happens on my zip sometimes too(good thing I almost never use it)When you pushed the button, did the zip drive light go out and then come back on when you

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