Booting from a virtual floppy produces an "Unused Sectors available" error message on client computers.

Article:TECH110201  |  Created: 2008-01-23  |  Updated: 2012-03-02  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH110201
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



You need to know how to proceed when you receive the above error message when booting a client machine from a virtual floppy disk.

 


Solution



This error message typically indicates a disk layout problem, where the virtual floppy receives errors when querying partition information from a particular drive. To correct the problem, Symantec suggests running a low-level format on the drive in question and then repeating your imaging operation.



 



Legacy ID



2008062311032560


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH110201


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