darkHorse

Hey!! can anyone help me with this I need to acces directly to a sector of a floppy drive by indicating it's cylinder/track, head, and sector. I've tryied some examples but none will work con VISUAL C++ EXPRESS EDITION 2005 so i'm kind of lost... can anyone help, give me a hint, tip, or guide me to where I may find the answer


Re: Visual C++ Express Edition Read/Write directly to floppy sector

nobugz

I used to have one of those. Direct disk access is no longer possible in 32-bit OSes. You'd have to write a 16-bit program and do something with Int25 (iirc). Borland's Turbo C V2.01 is a free download. First check if Debug.exe can still do it (W command), it might be blocked by the OS.