CD writers are not expensive nor are USB sticks or PCI USB cards. The reason I ask is you could get an IDE to USB cable like this - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ... Floppy disks include internal floppy disk and external floppy disk. Reply Reply With Quote October 11th, 2002,01:37 PM #3 Jeordiewhite View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Ultimate Member Join Date Feb 2002 Location midvale, utah Posts
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Probably can't by Yew / August 18, 2005 8:25 AM PDT In reply to: can't open old floppy Floppies are not reliable Do you want to format it now? Both computers use windows XP. They did Not offer a way around it.
FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. So no hard drive activity on my 486 at this point. The difference is the 1.44 has a little window that has a piece you can slide up or down to write protect the data. Format Floppy Disk Without Losing Data Let it reload the devices and drivers.
Yes No Not yet What's that? The Disk Media Is Not Recognized, It May Not Be Formatted. I copied a Word doc onto a floppy and then edited it on the floppy. Must have had some kind of conflict. Electro magnetism causes of a lot of those probs? (that's really for future info)anyway - real outside chance is to open application and then try 2 open floppy from within app
solution SolvedRecovering files from busted floppy disk solution SolvedDisk boot failure error when floppy is deactivated solution SolvedCorrupt floppy disk solution Solvedhow can i make a boot disk for windows xp Floppy Disk Not Recognized Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - wondering if you can copy the files by TONI H / August 18, 2005 11:25 AM PDT In reply to: hmm using When you check it in disk management, it might be healthy, but it might have no file system and drive letter. All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users.
A number of times I have encountered the situation that a floppy written on computer A could not be read later on computer A or on computer B, but could be Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and select the file types you want to recover. Floppy Disk Data Recovery I don't recall ever having a floppy problem with Linux or Unix. How To Read A Floppy Disk Without Formatting It See in Thread ↓#1 THX 1138 December 22, 2012 at 18:52:23 A floppy drive uses a FAT12 file system but it has nothing to do with being read on a operating
They have chosen to not offer us a 'Patch'---does telling you a Good Disk is Bad and leading you to Format/Erase data valuable to you equal MALWARE? this contact form Copy the files to your hard drive, then copy them back to a floppy disk using your portable USB drive. Bad Drive Controller 5. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Shareware and freeware recovery programs here by TONI H / August 19, 2005 12:16 AM PDT In reply to: No go. How To Open A Floppy Disk Without Formatting
Floppy Disk Data Recovery introduced by Jihosoft Studio can recover deleted files from floppy disk. I thought it was my floppy controller till i cleaned it. I booted from the floppy and it worked fine and I told them it was a bad diskette. have a peek here See why it earned our Editors' Choice award.
I think if you get the free ones, after rebate, you get what you paid for. The Disk In Drive A: Is Not Formatted Properly This program you need, is it already installed, or is it the installer file? If your new USB drive can't read the floppy, then another new drive isn't going to able to read them either.If I may also offer a bit of advice, floppy disks
What if you mistakenly reformat memory card before data recovery? Do Not use Linux but suggest trying that or a MAC then a recovery program? This problem is related to the CMOS backup battery corroding and destroying several lands/layers on my Micronics EISA 7 layer motherboard. Check This Out The formatting action will make the data lost forever.
Just take it easy. Currently, floppy disks are no longer commonly found on computers, but many people still use this portable storage device to save small size files. Do you want to format it now?" message easily and safely even if you are not a professional in computer. This won't work.
Imation are the worst in general quality, some 50pks we got were 90% bad. Make sure you put the spaces where they are shown here so the command works.It should start reading the floppy disk and will show you what files it can copy and Articles & News Chart Forum Business Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Hardware,The authority on tech Search Sign-in / Sign-up Tags : Graphics Cards CPUs Motherboards Enterprise Storage Cases Cooling Apple Notebooks When I check the disk drive my computer tells me it is working properly.
Or more correctly, the floppy drive/Windows relationship stinks.