[rescue] Lotus 1-2-3 for DOS?

Geoffrey S. Mendelson gsm at mendelson.com
Sun Jul 29 08:00:22 CDT 2007

On Sun, Jul 29, 2007 at 08:45:57AM -0400, John Ruschmeyer wrote:
> I looked through some and old diskette box last night and found what appears
> to be a complete set of 5.25" (360k?) floppies for 1-2-3 v2.01. I've got no
> clue as to their readability as the only 5.25" drive I have seems to have
> died.

Died as in it won't work at all, or as in no matter how you try to copy
it,  you get read errors? AFAIK Lotus at some point used physicaly damaged
disks as copy protection. That may be what you are seeing.


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