Having problems with your Sony Mavica MVC-FD100 Digital Camera ?

When a floppy disc is inserted it flashes disk

\015 When a floppy disc is inserted it flashes 'disk protect' even though the disc is not protected.\015

Answers :

The floppy driver has an internal switch that detects when the floppy disk is protected or not.

It is likely such switch is damaged.

It is necessary to open the camera and the floppy drive to fix it.

If you have experience and skills in fixing electronic devices, or want to try it, then you can try its repair.

The alternative is to pay to have repaired, but is more likely that the quote you will receive is to replace the whole floppy drive, which costs around $40.00 plus the repair labor.

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