Floppy drive terms

Definition of a computer floppy disk
Definition of a computer floppy disk drive
Number

3.5-Inch diskette
5.25-Inch diskette

A

A:
Access light

B

B:
Bad sector
Berg connector
Boot sector
Bootable disk

C
Currently no listings
D

Disk
Disk copy
Disk crash
Disk drive
Disk driver
Disk envelope
Disk jacket
Disk notcher
Disk pack
Diskette
Diskette drive
DMF
Double Density Disk
Double Sided Disk
Dual disk drive

E

Extended Density Format

F

FDC
FDD
Ferric oxide
Flippy disk
Floppy
Floppy cable
Floppy disk
Floptical
Format

G

GCR
Group code recording

H

Head slot
HiFD
High capacity Floppy Disk
High-density disk

I

IDC

J
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K
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L

Floppy drive

M

Magnetic media
Media
MFM encoding
MO diskette

N
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O

Off-line storage

P

Preformatted

Q

Quad Density

R

Removable disk
Rigid disk

S

Secondary storage device
Single-density diskette
Single-sided diskette
Store
Source data disk
Storage devices

T

Tab
TPI
Track

U
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V

Volume label
Volume name

W

Write protection

X

XDF

Y
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Z
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