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Chapter 32. Do-It-Yourself Fixes for Com... > My Computer Locked Up - Pg. 306

Do-It-Yourself Fixes for Common Ailments 306 Inside Tip Windows comes with a utility that can transform a floppy disk into a Startup disk. Open the Windows Control Panel, double-click the Add/Remove Programs icon, and click the Startup Disk tab. Click the Create Disk button, and then follow the onscreen instructions. Of course, you can't create the disk if your computer won't boot, but after you get your computer started, make a Startup disk. · Is there a disk in drive A?If you see a message onscreen that says Non-system disk or disk error, you probably left a floppy disk in drive A. Remove the disk and press any key to start from the hard disk. · Can you start from a floppy disk?Insert the Windows Startup disk in drive A and press Ctrl+Alt +Del. If you can start from a floppy, the problem is on your hard disk. You need some expert help to get out of this mess. My Computer Locked Up The computer might be too busy to handle your request, so wait a few minutes. If it's still frozen,