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A Drive Or Floppy If You Call It!

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Paiser, Sep 25, 2003.

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  1. Paiser

    Paiser Thread Starter

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    HI HI

    Alrighty... Yesterday my teacher had a problem with her pc so she said something about a boot problem about the a drive.. right? yea... so i said u might have a warn virus... so i brought flopy containin warn anti-virus but problem was when i got to see her pc her A drive was messed up and i cant get to work... at begginin of boot it says Floppy disabled but i think its broken... cant get it to work..... and ya... i took flooppy out of a drive... so HELP SHE NEED IT FIX!!!
     
  2. Rache

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    Can you see 'a' (floppy) drive in explorer and device manager?

    Check cables haven't come loose.

    Best way to clear out any virus is to visit Housecall for online scan: http://housecall.trendmicro.com/housecall/start_corp.asp

    BTW if you use a floppy to get rid of suspect virus make sure it's write protected otherwise you'll get reinfected.
     
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