How many floppy drives can a computer support on a ribbon cable?

Answer A standard floppy drive ribbon cable can support a maximum of two floppy drives. Some floppy cables have the ability to support any combination of 3.5-inch and 5.25-inch drives. Floppy drives also ... Read More »

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Does Vista support floppy, zip& rev drives?

Microsoft Windows Vista supports most Iomega Zip, Floppy and Rev drives, according to the Iomega website. However, Zip drives connected by a parallel port do not work, nor does the IomegaWare softw... Read More »

Definition of External Floppy Disk Drives?

Although there are floppy disk drives built into some computers, you can easily use external floppy disk drives with computers that do not have these built in. You insert a floppy disk into this c... Read More »

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What kind of connections do external floppy disk drives use?

While computers of the past may have relied heavily on floppy drive technology, this is no longer the case. The floppy drive has since been replaced by faster, more advanced technologies capable of... Read More »