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Computer will not read floppy disk

\015 I am trying to load some files from a 3.5 floppy disk to my laptop (Toshiba Satellite 2805-S202) XP OS. As soon as I insert the disk, it tells me that it's not formatted and ask if I want to format now. I know for a fact that the floppy's contain information. How can I correct this problem? tks for your help..\015

Answers :

You have a bad floppy drive. In this system you almost have to gut it to replace the floppy drive, although used floppy drives should be pretty cheap on eBay. If this is a one-time thing, a USB floppy drive should do the job just as well.
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