Yahoo! News Story - Floppy Disk Becoming Relic of the Past (fwd)

From: Pete Turnbull <>
Date: Tue Sep 21 15:32:32 2004

On Sep 21 2004, 13:44, John Foust wrote:
> At 01:02 PM 9/21/2004, Pete Turnbull wrote:
> >Readers I've seen use the standard drivers -- W2K and WinXP
> >them. The little cheap 6-in-one/7-in-one/8-in-one card readers just
> >appear as multiple USB storage devices, like DOS disks (as do USB
> >"pens"). I got mine here for about five quid.
> I must be thinking about Win98 machines that needed the drivers.

Probably. I remember it was fun trying to get those things to work
with W95 (for certain values of "fun").

Pete						Peter Turnbull
						Network Manager
						University of York
Received on Tue Sep 21 2004 - 15:32:32 BST

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