Floppy problem

  DwayneDibbley 21:43 19 Oct 04
Locked

No, not that type of floppy problem.............

Have just built a new PC and have problem with floppy drive - drive light seems to be on all the time, and when I put a disk in, window appears saying 'Please insert floppy into drive A:' - so disk obviously not detected.

All cables etc seem to be plugged in OK, and BIOS and windows detect drive and say all is working OK.

Any ideas?

  VoG II 21:46 19 Oct 04

Cable is the wrong way round. Unplug it from the drive, rotate it through 180 degrees and reconnect.

  DwayneDibbley 20:55 20 Oct 04

Nice one VoG, thanks alot - that's done the trick.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy S8 review

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Samsung's beautifully designed Galaxy S8 makes for better VR experiences too

47 iPhone camera tips to help you take better photos