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Message: Floppy diskette seek failure.

How Can I fix this porblem?

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Well i can tell you this most of the floppy disk you will find ends up only being able to use one time.So try using a new disk each time.
Greg
Thats from experience i use one go back a few days later and you can't even use it. So its not your floppy disk

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

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