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I want to reformat a computer but the light on my floppy drive is always on the minute I turn on the power.  Any idea what's causing this and what I can do to fix it?
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by:1cell
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the floppy cable is backwards, open the case and reverse how it's connected to the floppy

good luck
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by:zdima
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I can't because some of the holes are blocked off..it will only go on one way so I tried using another cable and the light is still on.
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by:zdima
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Sorry, I misunderstood you...you were right...thanks!
zdima
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glad I could help!
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