If you cannot save a file to a floppy disk
N S U R E T H A T
I N D O W S R E C O G N I Z E S T H E D R I V E
Click the Start button, and then click My Computer. In Windows 2000, double-
click the My Computer icon on the Windows desktop. If the floppy drive is not
listed, perform a full scan with your antivirus software to check for and remove
viruses. Viruses can sometimes prevent Windows from recognizing the drive.
E S T T H E D R I V E W I T H A N O T H E R F L O P P Y D I S K
disk to eliminate the possibility that the original floppy disk is defective.
A N N O T S A V E F I L E S T O A F L O P P Y D I S K
not full or write-protected (locked). See the following illustration.
back of floppy disk
Insert another floppy
Ensure that the floppy disk is
In Windows XP ,
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