corrupt disc

  jtw 21:52 01 Oct 2003

Help! Have saved word doc on floppy for tomorrow but when I try to access it it says data is corrupted.
Is there any easy way of getting to my work?

  Tog 07:35 02 Oct 2003

Do you mean you can't access the floppy disk or the file?

  Tog 07:42 02 Oct 2003

Duff floppy: - You can run scandisk on floppies and let it automatically fix errors, not sure how good it is.

Duff file: - Copy it to your HDD, rename it to duff.duf use Word to open it and it should give you a box of options as to how you want it opened including "recover text from file"


Rename the file to duff.txt and use notepad or wordpad to open it.

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