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Do you own a computer with a floppy drive?

#11rkingPosted 10/20/2013 1:44:07 PM
I have a USB floppy drive sitting nearby, but no disks for it.
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#12crazyray47Posted 10/21/2013 7:04:28 AM
I just found a VCR last week to replace my old one. Don't hate old technology.
#13SinisterSlayPosted 10/21/2013 7:35:18 AM
I got one, but I don't use it anymore.

I stopped using it because whenever my XP machine would write to a disk, it would make the disk unreadable by other computers (95, 98) saying it had to be formatted.
And if 98 formatted it, the XP and 95 couldn't read them.
If the 95 formatted it, then the 98 couldn't read them but the XP could.
If the XP formatted it, then nothing, even the XP, could read it.

Thankfully, USB drives came around and cheap, making floppies truly dead.
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#14arleasPosted 10/21/2013 7:52:47 AM
I've got one in my computer but not connected because I haven't needed to connect it.... I totally could right now if I wanted to, but I get emails bigger than the storage size of a floppy nowadays, so it's not useful for much...
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#15StormKMDPosted 10/21/2013 8:06:41 AM
Where's "I don't have one and I've never used one?" Obviously I know what they are, so that should be an option.
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#16AlexKidd5000Posted 10/21/2013 8:28:59 AM
I have floppy drives all over the place, but none of them are being used, or are inside any computers.