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Other privileges are "Full control," "Modify" and "Write." Do I need to grant any/all of these to replace the W7 .sys file with the XP version? It is a nicely made article and over the past few weeks I have spent almost every spare moment transferring all my old, and until now, unaccessable backed up files from Sorry, floppies are obsolete, unreliable, prone to damage and just are not good. I then deleted the file sfloppy.sys and copied the one I had saved from Vista. Source

I suggest that you should wait for another period of time till the retail version is released and push the vendor company to upgrade the new driver. Once overwritten with the XP's one all works good. Monday, February 02, 2009 3:25 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Andy,There is definitely a problem with the driver sfloppy.sys that comes with Win7 from Microsoft.  I was I just wondered if there is a >> solution? >> >> Thanks > > > __________ Information from ESET Smart Security, version of virus > signature database 4580 (20091106) __________ > weblink

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It has exactly the same symptoms as describe at the start. Microsoft word 2007 crashing with... Pc will not power on. The beauty of this is that I can identify the floppy with the icon and the letter is ALWAYS A!

Your updated assistance would be appreciated. Keyboards and mice with special buttons work also. Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, 8.1 Support Windows 7, Vista Support Windows Teac Usb Floppy Drive Driver Windows 7 Thanks for the replies. "R.

Thanks, Steve judgecrater, Nov 21, 2009 #14 judgecrater Joined: Nov 21, 2009 Messages: 3 Likes Received: 0 Floppy won't run on Win7 64 and AMD chipsets Floppy format problem happens Thanks -- All incoming and outgoing emails & files scanned by ESET Smart Security __________ Information from ESET Smart Security, version of virus signature database 4578 (20091106) __________ The message was Advertisements Latest Threads Icons on Windows 7 are frozen, cant move nothing? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/insider/forum/insider_wintp-insider_devices/usb-floppy-disk-drives-not-working-in-windows-10/ba036314-5987-4293-9223-0c053335d5f4 Your cache administrator is webmaster.

No! > > I AGREE > > My office typing done off site and comes in via email. > > I have 5 floppies. Sabrent Usb Floppy Disk Drive Troubleshooting First time I'd seen an MS-DOS boot-up screen in years. ;<) Please tell us a few more facts about your computer, your Windows version and your formatting method: 1. Howevver with Win7 it does not work. Back at the Security tab it still shows that the user account has "Read & execute" and "Read" access.

  1. It would seem that I need to find XP drivers and install, but this I haven't done before.
  2. I ALSO hope that Windows 7 will accommodate Office 2000.
  3. RC or RTM? 3.
  4. My floppy is a TEAC one.
  5. I goto into Computer from the start menu, Right Click over the Floppy Disk icon and select format.

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I have just built a new system using giga-byte ga-ma790xt-ud4p motherboard and phenom II 945 processor. have a peek here These are all charities or nonprofit agencies, with > different operating systems, ranging from Windows Me thru XP thru > Vista. Usb Floppy Drive Driver Windows 7 You problem is caused that no right driver installed to make the floppy drive work well. Windows 7 Floppy Disk Install Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

Book your tickets now and visit Synology. http://darrenburnhill.com/windows-7/dual-boot-win7-win7-restore-points-any-special-considerations.html But I had learned that I could (a) format a 3.5" diskette, (b) boot into MS-DOS from that diskette, and (c) read files from that diskette, using the TYPE command. have the latest drivers. It is great to have this forum for consultation with other - and more experienced - computer users! Usb Portable Diskette Drive Driver Windows 7

And yes I have tried replacing drive and cable, unistalling and alowing computer to reinstall, etc. Much appreciated. The drive A icon appeared in Explorer, but it couldn't read any data on it. http://darrenburnhill.com/windows-7/clean-install-win7-x86-windows-updates-not-working.html It's a Sony 1.44MB Floppy Disk drive 2.

ES Student, Nov 7, 2009 #9 Gordon Guest "Student" <> wrote in message news:... > > >> >>> I agree USB sticks are far superior but the floppy isn't quite Usb Floppy Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 Having the mentioned 'need to format' message or W7 just not reading the floppy. Vinegar Hard Drive Support 7 10-24-2013 06:07 PM [SOLVED] Floppy Drive does not work I had a Dell Optiplex GX100 computer which I took out the floppy drive and installed it

Sunday, January 25, 2009 2:28 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Well, for one thing, the SD slot in my computer isn't working, for another, I refurbish older

It seems to involve: windows 7 64 bit, and AMD chipsets. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Virtual Floppy Drive Windows 7 Download Yes, I >do have a memory stick, but I do hope that Windows 7 will accommodate >floppies.

ya'll seriously need to upgrade to SD cards or usb flash drives... Seems like this thread may be dead. Low and behold it worked!_______________________________________________The Vista version did not work for me, but the XP version did. Check This Out john11139 posted Jan 4, 2017 NTFS.SYS causing BSODs on wake/startup (sometimes) JonathanTOOKMYNAME posted Jan 4, 2017 video streaming problem alcaiola posted Jan 4, 2017 APP CRASH ca10c3sar posted Jan 3, 2017

Stay logged in Welcome to the Windows 7 Forums! It worked perfectly for me. Hello! It would just be nice if MS made the sfloppy.sys work with all USB Floppy Drive Units.

Monday to Friday I edit the typing and store it on a floppy and give it to my secretary who then prints it out. My Iomega is now basically garbage as it cannot be used and Iomega is tooooo lazy to make Win 7 drivers (64bit) drivers for it. budmonster posted Jan 10, 2017 at 2:51 PM Older wifi card drivers destroying new card speed? Generated Wed, 11 Jan 2017 15:43:35 GMT by s_wx1077 (squid/3.5.23) ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.4/ Connection

Gordon, Nov 7, 2009 #8 Student Guest > >> I agree USB sticks are far superior but the floppy isn't quite dead yet! >> > > For things like the above It has a lot of data in it. In addition, I still have my 78 rpm recording of Koussevitsky and the Boston Symphony of Haydn's Symphony 94 ("Surprise"), purchased in the 1940s, which I actually listen to from time This has happened with USB floppy drives from two manufacturers, Sony and Mitsumi.I'm beginning to think that a USB floppy drive from any manufacturer will not work.

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