help! how to recover water logged floppies?

From: Stan Barr <>
Date: Sun Apr 20 14:19:00 2003


"Chandra Bajpai" <> said:
Re cleaning water damaged disks:

> How do you clean the media itself? Will a clean paper towel work or is
> some other procedure required?

I think I just washed the disks in clean water to remove any marks
and hung them up to air dry. Paper towels might be a little abrasive,
they are made of wood. Soft cotton would probably be better if any
rubbing is needed.
Stan Barr
The future was never like this!
Received on Sun Apr 20 2003 - 14:19:00 BST

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