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- See also Filesystems, which are contained on Floppy Disks.
Formats for images of floppy disk data can be found at Disk Image Formats.
5 1/4 Inch
- IBM PC and compatible
- North Star
- Texas Instruments
3 1/2 Inch
- Akai Disk Format
- IBM PC and compatibles
Data encoding formats
- List of Floppy Disk Formats, Wikipedia.
- Michael Haardt et al's Floppy User Guide has some information on physical, magnetic, etc formats.
- Floppy drive tech info
- Device Side Data FC5025 USB 5.25" floppy controller software
- Commodore copy protection books and manuals
- Info on disk transfers between Apple II and PC/Mac
- Rescuing Floppy Disks (Archive Team)
- Care of diskettes
- Floppy disk archaeology lecture (video)
- Dealing with difficult disks and drives
- XFER STN (New Museum) (available to artists for converting old-format works)
- PC-Lect, program to read old disk formats (for PC/MS-DOS; doesn't work in Windows past Win98)
- New, Improved Obamacare Program Released On 35 Floppy Disks (The Onion; humor)
See also Disk Imaging Software & Systems.