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Iomega 750 zip disk

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by tommycarter, Sep 23, 2003.

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  1. tommycarter

    tommycarter Thread Starter

    Jun 22, 2003
    I have an Iomega 750 zip drive. I have a disk that has become so corrupted that my system will no longer recognize it. This disk is physically all right. I have already lost on the data on it and I don't won't to loose the $15.00 disk too. How do you force a format on this disk so that I can at least save the disk?

    Tom Carter
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  2. SexyTech


    Mar 27, 2002
    you should be able to format the disk by opening "My Computer" and "Right-Clicking" on the Zip Drive with the disk in it and choose FORMAT from the menu.
  3. Tushman

    Tushman Banned

    Nov 10, 2002
    Sorry to hear about your problem there. That 'clikc of death' is the number 1 reason why i refuse to use my zip drive anymore. I had a similar prob happen to me and since then i have completely switched over to CD-Rs.
  4. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

    Oct 19, 2002
    I have retired all my Zip drives, anyone wants a real collection cheap should contact me. :D I used to have them on most of the systems, but $10 after rebate CD-RW drives have replaced all of them. :D:D:D
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