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Why does it take a long time for the computer to recognize an unformatted floppy disk?

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It takes a long time for the computer to recognize an unformatted floppy disk when
- An unformatted floppy disk is being accessed.
It takes a long time for the machine to display the line Do you want to format it?.

- An unformatted floppy disk is being formatted.
It takes a long time for the Format dialog box to appear.

This symptom occurs due to the specifications of Operating System and the VAIO computer.
Depending on the types of computers and software, it will take time for the floppy disk to be recognized.

There is no problem with the VAIO computer. Please use it as it is.