Learn more Download now Browse your favorite restaurants Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Learn more Shop now Shop now Learn more Learn more Shop Kindle Learn More Shop now Shop now Learn more

Customer Review

on 24 February 2013
This is more like it! Readers should read my other review on a different £9.99 model which I sent back because it was temperamental with Windows 7. This worked first time beautifully across a range of machines all running Windows 7. It reads the discs, writes to them and asks you to format them only when they are actually uinformatted. It comes with no installation disc because it is truly plug and play and doesn't need one. On all machines, Windows recognised the device and found the correct driver.

OK, it is about 3 quid more expensive (peanuts) but now I can actually get on with what I wanted to do in the first place, rather than battling with some rubbish that refused to work properly.

My only criticism is that the USB lead is rather short, less than 0.5 m. You can't stand it on a desktop machine and plug it in round the back for example. You've got to use the front USB's. This is why I have marked it down by 1*. But it is said by another reviewer to work with a USB extension lead. I haven't tried it yet, but I expect it will.

It is actually a TEAC drive inside, which probably says it all. If you want an external floppy drive, grab this one.
14 people found this helpful
|0Comment|Report abuse| Permalink
What's this?

What are product links?

In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on Amazon.com. To insert a product link, follow these steps:
1. Find the product you want to reference on Amazon.com
2. Copy the web address of the product
3. Click Insert product link
4. Paste the web address in the box
5. Click Select
6. Selecting the item displayed will insert text that looks like this: [[ASIN:014312854XHamlet (The Pelican Shakespeare)]]
7. When your review is displayed on Amazon.com, this text will be transformed into a hyperlink, like this:Hamlet (The Pelican Shakespeare)

You are limited to 10 product links in your review, and your link text may not be longer than 256 characters.

Product Details

3.8 out of 5 stars
£10.99+ Free shipping with Amazon Prime