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Years ago we translated a book using the brother WP 2200 Word Processor. Storing the data on floppy disc. Today the PC's will not recognize the format. I would like to reprint this book. Any ideas how to retreave this material?

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Hi,

As far as I know, there is no freely available software that can do the job.
However, there are a few converters that cost some money, which might be worth considering if you have several disks to convert.
If this is a one-time thing, just for this book, I would suggest contacting PIVAR, a company that specializes in converting files from old equipment.
Their website is: http://pivar.com/
Good luck :)

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