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Was given a pc clone to fix up and pass on to someone without one. It has newly installed Xp pro on it. Everything works except the A drive. When machine is turned on the light on the a drive turns on and stays on. The cd drive and another burner flash as well but lights go out as usual. I thought A drive was faulty so i switched it with another one. Same problem, light stays on. The machine works perfectly otherwise. I have run all the updates from microsoft successfully. Machine is about 7 years old.

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    Don Foreman Feb 05, 2008

    Is buswire the large flat cable or the power source(4wires)?



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Try check the buswire of your floppy, it maybe has loose connection..try to reconnect it but it the light still stays on, I suggest that you replaced it with a new one.


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