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 How fast does a floppy drive spin?

Answer Most floppy disk drives spin at a rate of 300 RPM, revolutions per minute. The one exception is the 5.25-inch 1.2 Megabyte drive which spins at a rate of 360 RPM.References:The PC Guide: Summary of... Read More »
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How fast does a floppy drive turn?

Most floppy disk drives spin at a rate of 300 revolutions per minute (RPM). However, certain obsolete floppy drives spin at 360 revolutions per minute or vary in speed depending on the physical are... Read More »
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How do I change the drive letter on a floppy drive?

Windows 2000, XP, Vista, and 7Click "Start", and then "Run". If you do not have a Run command, type "diskmgmt.msc" (without the quotes) in the search line and press "Enter". This will launch the Di... Read More »
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Can you have an optical drive and a floppy drive on the same pc?

You can install a floppy drive and an optical drive in the same PC, providing that the motherboard has the appropriate connections for both types of drives. Although floppy drives have become less ... Read More »
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What is a floppy drive used for?

A floppy drive is used to read data from and to write data to floppy disks. A floppy disk contains a spinning platter with magnetic particles that change their alignment when triggered to do so by ... Read More »
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