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Old 21 May 2015, 10:56   #27
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Originally Posted by appiah4 View Post
Very interesting.. I never had an issue, but it's interesting nonetheless. Regardless, it's only reasonable that the magnetic disk itself should be different (it DOES have higher capacity..) but I never personally encountered a problem.

It's absolutely impossible to get a hold of HD floppies where I live, let alone DD floppies - I take what I can.

I used hd floppies for a while, anecdotally they seemed to suffer read errors earlier than their dd brethren. As long as you have a backup of the discs its not a problem.. But then again.. With the new firmware for the gotek.. Who needs floppies anymore
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