Floppy validation

This is a discussion on Floppy validation within the Windows Programming forums, part of the Platform Specific Boards category; Hi. Is there any function to check whether a Floppy disk is inserted into the floppy drive? Thanks....

  1. #1
    Android
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Location
    Kurunegala Colony, Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
    Posts
    374

    Floppy validation

    Hi.
    Is there any function to check whether a Floppy disk is inserted into the floppy drive?
    Thanks.

  2. #2
    & the hat of GPL slaying Thantos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2001
    Posts
    5,681
    Attempt to read from it

  3. #3
    C++ beginner
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    Posts
    66
    I was told a while ago that you cannot pull off a bool on something like that...

    I think what you need to do is look up error handling... I'm sorry I can't give you a link but google is your buddy.


    (I'm not talking about if statements when I say error handling)
    Oh my goodness.

Popular pages Recent additions subscribe to a feed

Similar Threads

  1. floppy eraser error catching!
    By mabufo in forum C++ Programming
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 01-23-2005, 01:06 PM
  2. making a proper image for floppy
    By EvBladeRunnervE in forum Tech Board
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 07-31-2004, 11:27 PM
  3. testing on writing to floppy
    By Mullah in forum Windows Programming
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 07-08-2003, 07:27 AM
  4. selecting input from a floppy
    By neilman88 in forum C++ Programming
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 04-17-2003, 02:26 PM
  5. [C#] Validation class for events?
    By gicio in forum C# Programming
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 01-03-2003, 11:19 AM

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21