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Old 10-07-2007, 12:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just plugged in a old Samsung SFD-321J/adnr which is a floppy drive. I can't find any drivers online and it isn't automatically shown on "my computer" someone tell me what I have to do as I desperately have to get some work off onto a floppy disk!!!!
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Floppy drives dont need drivers. Try turning on floppy function in BIOS.
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Yeah lol, Floppy drives have been Plug n' Play since Windows 3.1 lol. Actually they always have been. As Peter said, enable it in the BIOS.

Why Floppy's though?!?
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I just plugged in a old Samsung SFD-321J/adnr which is a floppy drive. I can't find any drivers online and it isn't automatically shown on "my computer" someone tell me what I have to do as I desperately have to get some work off onto a floppy disk!!!!
check if it is plugged in correctly... i mean the Ports and everything.. had the same problem b4, and the cable came off.... and i thought it wasn't working
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Also, are you using a floppy cable?
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Oh yeah, the power connector for floppies ^^ Don't forget that!
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wtf is a floppy drive?







but seriously...do you not have a usb stick?
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wtf is a floppy drive?







but seriously...do you not have a usb stick?
Some people still don't have USB ports on their computers.
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