What does floppy disk drive mean?

Answer Creating data on a computer has always been easy. Whether it is an abacus or helium-cooled supercomputer, the concept is the same: turn numbers into useful information. Keeping a record of that i... Read More »

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What kind of power connector does a floppy disk drive typically use?

The power connectors used by both 5.25-inch and 3.5-inch floppy drives are 4-pin connectors. The larger connector--used by 5.25-inch drives--is called a Molex or peripheral cable. This type of cabl... Read More »

Does the Dell Inspiron e1705 have a floppy disk drive?

The Dell Inspiron E1705 notebook computer does not have a floppy drive. However, it has USB ports that can be used to attach an external floppy drive if needed. The Inspiron E1705 includes a hard d... Read More »

What is a Floppy Disk Drive?

Floppy disk drives, once a regular feature of computer systems, make it possible to read or write data to a portable storage medium known as floppy disks.Floppy disksFloppy disks, a form of portabl... Read More »

I jus purchased a new computer, and it does not have a floppy disk drive, whats up with that?

Daisy is correct.Floppy disks are obsolete. It is still optional when you build a PC at the manufactures website (a waist of money I think)My laptop bought 2 years ago dont have one, not needed or ... Read More »