A gallery of goofy error messages

Second floppy disk

"In the installation manual for installing some program, after the 1st 5.25" floppy finished, the following instruction message: 'Insert the second floppy disk, and click enter.'
Invariably, his staff would get at least one call a day asking how to remove the two floppy disks from the computer."

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