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Hello,

First off here is a useful link for you to use in the future. All you have to do is select the model zip drive you have.


https://iomega-na-en.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/iomega_na_en.cfg/php/enduser/cci/subproduct.php?p_prods=1&p_pv=1.1&prod_lvl1=1&p_sid=U*VHzyjj


Formatting a zip disc is the same way you would format a floppy or a hard disk.

Turn the zip drive on and insert the disc you want to reformat. Next click on my computer. Find the zip drive disk and right click on it. Go down to where it say's "format" and click on it. You will get a pop up window that tells the disc size and the compression type ntfs or fat, click on start and the format will start. Once it is done you are all set. You now have a blank zip disc.

Posted on Nov 22, 2008

You can download drivers from IOMEGA's site:
https://iomega-na-en.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/iomega_na_en.cfg/php/enduser/cci/subproduct.php?p_prods=1&p_pv=1.1&prod_lvl1=1

The drivers should include software that will allow you to format your Zip disks.

Posted on Nov 22, 2008

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Ask the sender to package the attachment into a ZIP, RAR or other compressed file format before attaching.


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