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Old 04-19-2010, 08:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My OS Vista. Intel D945PLNM Mobo, Intel Pentium D 915 2.80GHz CPU. All of a sudden the Floppy Drive quit working. It is listed as working properl in Device Manager. When I insert a disk in it saya to insert disk. Does anyone have any ideas on what could be wrong? Any help would be appreciated.

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Bad drive? Have you replaced it?

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Like all drives, they can go bad.

A new one won't cost that much, afaik.
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Also, unless you need it for RAID drivers via onboard floppy - you should be able to get away with USB Floppy or even a USB flashdrive for those RAID drivers.
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