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    Default a drive not working

    my a drive does not recognize my floppy disks and it will not allow me to format them my operating system is windows xp what could be the problem and how can i fix it. it worked and i removed word 2003 and am trying to update to office 2007 but the floppy does not work i have not completely installed office 2007 could remving office 2003 had done something to make my floppy drive not work. when i go to my computer and check the message says a drive is working properly

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    Floppy discs ?? you mean people still use them ?? most likely a disc problem,try some different floppies,why do you need floppies for office 2007 ?? this was never released on floppies as it would of taken a huge amount of discs.explain a little more of what you are trying to do and we may be able to understand your problem.
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    I cant get my A drive to read discs either,i dont know if its loose or what.....

    I click on 'A' and it freezes for a minute then nothing happens.......

    For ahwile ''A'' dissapeared from "My computer" so i assume something is loose in the tower but im not sure......

    I checked DEVICE MANAGER and it says the drive is "working properly"..

    EDIT:

    I put a disk in and click A it says "A is not ready,no disk inserted" even though i put one in... Must be loose i dont know......

    What does your A drive do tmm5899 when you insert a disk?
    Last edited by The Dude; 01-01-2009 at 01:46 AM.


 

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