How Do I Format Diskettes?

Answer Formatting a Disk for Windows ComputerInsert the floppy disk into the floppy disk drive. Double-click the "My Computer" icon on your computer desktop. Right-click the floppy disk icon. It is usuall... Read More »

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How do I use diskettes?

Compatible EquipmentFind a computer equipped with a diskette drive. Very few new, or even recently produced, machines include a diskette drive. If you can't find one, you can still buy a peripheral... Read More »

How do diskettes work?

Diskettes or floppy disks are means in which computer files and data can be stored. Using a floppy disk drive, the diskette or floppy disk can be inserted to read, add or write data.Size of a diske... Read More »

Can diskettes be ghosted?

A diskette can be ghosted. This is also referred to as diskette cloning. Ghost stands for "General Hardware-Oriented System Transfer." The software is commonly used to back up files in case somethi... Read More »

How do I download to diskettes?

Insert a blank diskette in the disk drive. Floppy diskettes can only hold about 1 megabyte of data so you will only be able to download small files. Select the file or files you wish to copy or dow... Read More »