Michau wrote: > why can't you format a high density 5.25 floppy on a 1541? Mainly due to different coercivity if I understand correctly. A DD or QD 5.25" floppy disk has a coercivity of 300 Oe, while a HD has/needs (?) 600 Oe. When it comes to 3.5" media, the difference between DD (600 Oe) and HD (750 Oe) apparently is less, so it may still work to format a 1.44 MB floppy disk as double density, at least for a while. Best regards Anders Carlsson Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2014-01-20 16:00:03
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