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Old 04-24-2004, 08:36 AM   #1
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Any app on windows to repair 1.44 MB floppies?


Does anyone know of a software for Windows 98 that can repair floppies? The software should be capable of marking tracks/sectors as bad so that floppy can be made usable...I know there r such softwares available, but dont know which one is the best...Pls suggest...


Old 04-24-2004, 12:33 PM   #2
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Man windows xp is evil it killed all my floopies now i cant use any lol
Old 04-24-2004, 12:51 PM   #3
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try format from a DOS shell then reformat with windows exploiter
Old 04-24-2004, 01:01 PM   #4
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yes ,
many little tools u can find for that
just google for that !

Old 04-24-2004, 02:38 PM   #5
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You already have one installed, it's called scandisk.


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