floppy disc


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floppy disc

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It's "floppy disk", not like "compact disc".
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"We want to establish how the floppy disc got into the prison in the first place."
BACK UP CALL: Matthew Lissaman, of the Business Resource Centre, urging firms to back up their mobile phones by putting simcard information on to a floppy disc
pricing for the HP Pavilion ze5300 series notebook configured with a 2.66-GHz Intel Pentium 4 processor, 512-MB RAM, 40-GB hard drive, 802.11b integrated wireless, DVD+R/+RW optical drive and 15-inch SXGA+ display is $1,725 (after $100 rebate) without a floppy disc drive.
Gone will be the days of a technician visiting each workstation to manually insert a CDROM or floppy disc to install a program.
The directory is comes in three formats - (1) a spiral bound printed version; (2) on floppy disc in an ASCII format, and; (3) in a "read only" interactive version on CD-ROM.
floppy disc. The programme can produce instantly the theoretical minimum aisle width for any given criteria input.