Deleting files from floppy's

  smy13 17:10 21 Apr 2005
Locked

When you delete a file from a floppy is it gone for good, as it does not go to the recycle bin. Only ask as my son has just delete my briefing notes for a presentation I was due to give tomorrow and like a dummy I'd not saved them anywhere else

  EdFrench 17:24 21 Apr 2005

I beleive that it will still be on the floppy.
You will need a small applet such as 'Undelete' or 'File Scavenger' to enable recovery.
As the floppy has not been used since (Hopefully) there is an excellent chance of achieving a full recovery of the data.click here

  smy13 17:41 21 Apr 2005

Thanks EdFrench
I'll give it a go. My son had put an exel file on the disc, so this might complicate it a bit. Oh well, if its not there it's either burn the midnight oil, or suddenly develop a upset tummy !!!

  VoG II 17:46 21 Apr 2005

If that doesn't work, Drive Rescue click here

I've successfully used it to restore files from a quick formatted floppy.

  smy13 17:53 21 Apr 2005

cheers VoG™

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 review

What went wrong at the Designs of the Year 2017

iPhone X news: Release date, price, new features & specs

Comment utiliser Live Photos ?