Re: Cant open photos on floppy !!



Mary Sauer
07-09-2005, 10:55 PM
If the images are really important, copy the files to a folder, zip them up and send
them to me and I will try to open them on a 98 machine.
remove "my" to reply.

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"jacko" <jacko@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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> Got loads of photos on floppy disk ,made when i had windows 98.I have tried
> opening them but it says"This disk was compressed using DriveSpace 3, which
> requires Windows 98.1. Run DriveSpace by choosing Run from the Windows 98
> Start menu,
> and then typing DRVSPACE.
>
> 2. In DriveSpace, click the drive that contains this disk,
> click the Advanced menu, and then click Mount.
> To mount and use this compressed disk, you must be running
> Windows 98.
> (If this file is located on a drive other than the physical drive
> that contains the disk, then the compressed drive is already mounted).
>
> To use this disk, you must first mount it. To mount it:
> Is there a way for me to get to view these pictures on XP ? Cheers Jacko


Re: Cant open photos on floppy !!