Floopy wont format ?

  night 08:57 02 Sep 2005

On trying to format a floopy disc the following message comes with Explanation Mark ! Windows was unable to complete the format.

Does this mean the floopy drive is faulty or what?

  ^wave^ 09:05 02 Sep 2005

have you tried to use another disk if that fails chances are the drive is at fault

  Taff36 10:40 02 Sep 2005

Only format from My Computer - right click the floppy drive and choose format. (You may get your message if you try to do this from Windows Explorer.) Try another disc and if that fails clean the drive using a floppy disc cleaner disk.

If nothing improves post back!

  night 16:51 02 Sep 2005

Thanks Wave and Taff, I think the drive is at fault as no matter howmany Floopy Disc's I put in it will not Format and Windows comes up with a message, Windows was uable to complete the format.
But thanks for your replies.

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