How does one reformat a floopy disc?

  night 16:22 26 Jul 2004
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Is it possible to reformat a floppy disc and if so how does one go about it I am using Windows XP.

  Sapins 16:28 26 Jul 2004

Hi night,

Go to start/my computer, right click on floppy drive, select format.

Regards,

Sapins.

  Sapins 16:30 26 Jul 2004

I see you are living up to your name;-)

  Sapins 16:43 26 Jul 2004

It won't format if it is write protected, turn the floppy over to the side that shows the round steel circle thingy and move the little slide button in the right hand bottom corner away from the edge.

  night 17:00 26 Jul 2004

I guess the false teeth can go back now lol mnay thanks !!!!!

  Sapins 17:01 26 Jul 2004

OK,ok,ok Blimey, I thought my hard drive was cracking up, must have been your false teeth chattering eh? ;-))

I'll add to my last post " this will remove the write protection on the floppy and it can now be formatted", now It might be alright for night having shed some light, right or shall I go fly my kite?

Sorry night we seem to be getting carried away.Let us know if you need any further explanation.

Regards,

Sapins.

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