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Old 02-13-2005, 09:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi. Is it possible to re-gain lost files from a floppy disc?
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Old 02-13-2005, 09:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
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It depends. Some will have bad sectors or some may be completely dead. You could try some data recovery program. I find floppys very unreliable. You should keep a backup on you computer too.
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Old 02-13-2005, 09:15 AM   #3 (permalink)
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it's not mine, it's for a friend of mine! what recovery programme's do you recommend?
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I would try this:
http://download.lockergnome.com/download/102334
and this:
http://paradiseprogramming.tripod.com/flopshow.html
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Old 02-13-2005, 09:27 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Tell us if they work. I have never used them.
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Old 02-13-2005, 09:35 AM   #7 (permalink)
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my friends skiing for a week at the moment, so ill get back to you on that!
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