Nowadays only few of us use floppy disk to store or transmit our information, we often use USB to help us store and transmit our data. I finally stepped up and bought some Imation floppys that were priced considerably more than other brands in the same store (Best Buy). Let us know. Reply Reply With Quote October 11th, 2002,01:30 PM #2 Brainchild View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage CRAP! Check This Out
The better alternative has been to move away from components with moving parts, such as using an USB pen or jump drive for transferring/moving files around. (Moreover, the tolerances for floppy The problem was only in Win98, not DOS. 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 Thanks.
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Do take a look at this MS KB link:http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;140060 Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - what I've tried by laughinggull / August 19, 2005 8:03 AM PDT In Do you want to format now?" EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Free Edition helps recover and get your data back from raw hard drive disk. "Disk/drive is not formatted. Files on the floppy disk cannot be read? Format Floppy Disk Without Losing Data Both computers use windows XP.
Currently, floppy disks are no longer commonly found on computers, but many people still use this portable storage device to save small size files. The Disk Media Is Not Recognized, It May Not Be Formatted. Do you want to format it now? - STOP: The disk media is not recognized, it may not be formatted. Must have had some kind of conflict. Additional note though, I can use Win98 on same computer (same floppy drive) and it works fine.
Whatever solution is the easiest, please let me know! Floppy Disk Not Recognized Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. I am at a total loss > here. You may consider replacing these cables to see if it works. (Have you ever opened you computer cabinet before?
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 Anonymous 14 July 2005 13:32:45 Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general (More info?) Russell, Debbie, Brett & Jenna Rose wrote: > Hi everyone, > I keep having a problem with my floppy disks. Floppy Disk Data Recovery They both have those write protect windows. How To Read A Floppy Disk Without Formatting It Select Drive A.
Floppy Disk Data Recovery introduced by Jihosoft Studio can recover deleted files from floppy disk. his comment is here You can't fix stupidity. Thanks again. At the library, the error messages were the same as the ones I'm getting on my home computer: The disk in drive A is not formatted. How To Open A Floppy Disk Without Formatting
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 H solution MSI BIOS Thinks Windows 10 USB is a floppy disk? Forum how to fix no bootable device please insert boot disk or floppy and press any key to try again solution SolvedWhy do Floppy disk ports still exist on PSU's? this contact form Can't find your answer ?
When I try to access a floppy disk, I get an error message: “The disk media is not recognized, it may not be formatted.” I need the data on this floppy The Disk In Drive A: Is Not Formatted Properly 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. Once you've got your data back, you may feel free to format the disk showing "Disk/Drive is not formatted..." in order to access the disk and copy or re-install the recovered
What does "Disk/Drive is not formatted..." error mean indeed? "Disk/Drive is not formatted..." error may be caused by many reasons, say virus attacks or power failure etc. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. WARNING : This is merely a quick help guide and I am no expert in hardware or software issues. Disk Sector Editor Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - hmm by laughinggull / August 18, 2005 9:44 AM PDT In reply to: Probably can't Good idea.
Can someone help me please? See our floppy disk and floppy drive definitions for further information on each of these terms. How many people have done that and Lost their Archived Data? navigate here Related Articles Pen drive not work external hard drive raw file system recover photos off formatted flash drive I accidentally formatted my pictures sandisk cruzer not formatted Data Recovery Software >
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If you continue to experience the same issues we recommend that Windows be reinstalled. Step 3. Verify that the floppy connection is connected to the motherboard FDD connector. Guard Broken off Media & lodged in drive 9.
Easy Steps to Recover Data from Floppy Disk: 1. I just kinda mover away from them to cd or jump drive. -- Carl G "Russell, Debbie, Brett & Jenna Rose"