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Old 07-29-2007, 03:58 PM   #1
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How much would it cost to put a floppy disk drive these days in my computer ? Its a two year old Gateway desktop.
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Old 07-29-2007, 04:01 PM   #2
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About $10 - $15.
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Old 07-29-2007, 04:03 PM   #3
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No more than $10 realy , i can get one for 4.11 making it $8
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Yea, scratch that. You can get them from Newegg for about $6 USD.
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Old 07-29-2007, 04:06 PM   #5
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Yeah i was just looking at my uk supplier though i am uk not us so no newwegg for me
What do you need a floppy drive for anyhows
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Old 07-29-2007, 04:59 PM   #6
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To save things quikly without having to burn them onto a CD
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heard of a usb stick?
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You can get a 2 GB stick for around 20$ if you know where to look.
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Old 07-30-2007, 03:02 PM   #9
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Hmm yeah except for if I had to do homework and then save it and turn it in and never get it back I would have wasted $20.
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Hmm yeah except for if I had to do homework and then save it and turn it in and never get it back I would have wasted $20.
Or hand it in on a floppy disc, and the teacher says "wtf is this?". I know our work was not accepted if it was on floppy disc.
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