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Old 03-17-2004, 05:56 AM   #1
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Angry No more floppy drives!

Today i heard some shocking news that the last batch of floppy dives were being made and after that no more floppys AAAAAAA please can some one reanshor me please.
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Old 03-17-2004, 11:29 AM   #2
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i wouldn't think this was true as you need them for the little things like boot disks etc....
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Old 03-17-2004, 02:06 PM   #3
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Dell have stopped but I think it is a shame. The end of an era!
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Old 03-17-2004, 05:26 PM   #4
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Yeah, they're be finished in not too long - the basic CD/DVD Drive will take over for Boot Disks. I haven't used a Floppy Disk in ages; except for Boot Disks, years in fact! Maybe they'll start using a Mini-Disk style small scale extra drive which all will be fitted with to take over Floppy Disk Territory.

The end of an era, yes, but not too soon if you ask me!
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Old 03-17-2004, 05:36 PM   #5
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I will miss em!
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I won't really, I have grown up with CDs and DVDs growing like me at about the same rate. I used Floppy Disks at the beginning, but the bigger I got the more CDs came out and then DVDs and they feel like a part of me - Floppys are the past. I will not be either tearful or joyous to see their cancellation.
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Old 03-18-2004, 05:10 AM   #7
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ok then i is true becasue i dident beleve my colege mate and now you have rested my mined. but why have they done sutch a distrosoty
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Oh well, no real loss, no real gain, just another day in the life of the people who forge our lives - the inventors!
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Old 03-18-2004, 12:42 PM   #9
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Lol, maybe it is!?!?!?!?!
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