Gateway laptop says there is no disk in the drive Tags: Laptops Gateway Windows XP Last response: May 20, 2010 2:07 PM in Windows XP Share risco May 20, 2010 12:35:53 PM gateway laptop says there is no disk in the drive when i want to format it More about : gateway laptop disk drive treefrog07 May 20, 2010 2:03:49 PM Maybe the media is not compatible with the drive. Try using a different brand of media or visiting the mfrs' website to see if there is a firmware update for your drive. m 0 l aford10 a b D Laptop May 20, 2010 2:07:44 PM Look to see if the disc is scratched or smudged. You can use a few drops of water and a soft cloth to clean the disc. If that doesn't help, the laptop's optical drive may be dead. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedmy gateway laptop is stuck in a loop. it says " diognosing your PC" then "preparing automatic repair" then starts all over ag Forum I have a gateway laptop when signing in it says The user profile service service failed the login user profile cannot be loade Forum SolvedWhat does it mean when my flash drive says primary partition in disk management Forum SolvedIt says I need to format disk in drive _ before I can use it. How do I get my data back? Forum SolvedIn MY COMPUTER when I open it, there is C Drive and the D drive does not say DVD it says DATA It is on a ACER laptop Forum SolvedMy laptop won't start it says to insert a boot disk or press any key Forum How do i reboot my windows xp gateway laptop without a driver disk Forum SolvedOld HP laptop died and I transferred the hard drive from the laptop to a tower. Now it says I have 3 days to activate windows Forum when I turn on my laptop it says "a disk read error has occurred". i keep trying to restart with ctrl+alt+del but it's still n Forum My gateway laptop had windows xp but now when i turn it on it says operating sys Forum SolvedGateway Laptop does not recognize optical drive Forum How can i recover my files in WD external drive disk when it says reformat it before you can use it Forum how can you replace driver for gateway laptop uding toshiba disk. my gateway computer warning as toshiba disk failure Forum Brought a 500gb external hard drive, which I accidentally reformatted it to Recovery Disk, it now says I have only 34gb of spa Forum how should i fix my usb flash drive its a kingston DT101 G2 4GB when i insert it it will always says "you need to format disk Forum SolvedWhen i try to open a file message says that the disk is not formatted in drive c Forum SolvedHard drive crashed used recovery disk i says i have smaller HD Forum My hard drive says it is a removable disk how can I fix that? Forum hello ok so I have a Dell inspiron M5040 laptop and it says that its not detected my hard drive what can I do to fix it!? Forum My external shows up as a disk drive, it empty, when i format, it says there is no disk in drive G: insert disk, HELP? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !