Will Windows 7 Read & Write a Single Sided Double Density 3.5" Floppy?

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Will Windows 7 Read & Write a Single Sided Double Density 3.5" Floppy?
 


Elmer

Extraordinary Member
#2
If you've got the hardware, I'm saying yes.
 


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Will Windows 7 Read & Write a Single Sided Double Density 3.5" Floppy?
I suppose that I was looking for a more definitive answer. I am in need of a new machine; but I have a production application that has to have the ability to reat & write single sided, double density 3.5" floppy disks. I if win 7 will not do that then I am going to have to build a machine that runs XP. Thanks for posting.
 


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I plugged in my USB floppy drive to my 64 bit Win 7 and was able to write to and read from it.
Then plugged it in to a 32 bit laptop and was able to read and write.
conclusion: Yes it works.
Just as a precaution, I would reformat older floppys before use.
 


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