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Mitsumi portable floppy drive

Wont read my floppy disks , says I have to format them

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  • Helen Charles Knighton
    Helen Charles Knighton Jan 08, 2009

    yes it won't read my floppy and is asking to format it. I put a blank in and tried to format it . It reported that it couldn't format. The format available is FAT platform. I am not too computer savvy but I remember that the newer computers are no longer read floppies on that format

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I can not get it to boot up because its b: anyhelp...

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Me too it wants me to format the disks

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