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Broken Spring on Door for Floppy Disk

\015 Left spring broken (can visually see), so door is side-cocked & can't insert floppy disk in. Can I just remove the plastic door? (I know dust particles can get in, but have the solution for that). Thks!\015

Answers :

Look at the back of the computer.Take off the side door, it will be the one with screw in the middle of the door. After you remove the screw, take off the door and then where the front panel is you'll see some tabs that are exposed, go ahead and push on the tabs, there will be a a few on each side.\015\012\015\012Once enough of them are pushed in, you should be able to remove the front panel.\015\012\015\012At this point the floppy drive will be exposed and you can remove the broken door with the screw.\015\012\015\012Then once you do this, you can put the front panel back on and you should be able to run the floppy drive like normal.
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