[Coladam] Using DCOPY, ADAM Connection and ADAM---DOS with 5 1/4" 1.2Mb Disk Drives

Joe Blenkle jblenkle at sacnews.net
Sat Jan 8 06:12:20 CET 2011


Ron....for some reason in the back of my mind it's sticking that someone 
told me you have to have a TEAC drive to get DCOPY to work and other brands 
are chancy, at best, and may or may not work. Any thoughts on that?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Ron Mitchell" <bytehacker at tallcedarskennels.com>
To: "Jim Notini" <jnoti2 at comcast.net>
Cc: <coladam at adamcon.org>
Sent: Friday, January 07, 2011 9:03 PM
Subject: Re: [Coladam] Using DCOPY,ADAM Connection and ADAM---DOS with 5 
1/4" 1.2Mb Disk Drives


>I have done it, and they have worked, but the process is far from
> dependable. Back when I had 20 + XT's AT's  486's in the basement, I
> did try the process on 5-1/4" 1.2 MB drives, and on some it worked, on
> some it did not. More the latter as I recall. Eventually gave up on it.
>
> Ron
>
> On 7-Jan-11, at 6:58 PM, Jim Notini wrote:
>
>> Since I only used 5 1/4" 360K Disk Drives on my PC back in the day
>> to transfer my ADAM software to PC disk images, I was wondering if
>> anyone can tell me if the the PC 5 1/4" 1.2Mb Disk Drives are
>> capable or writing and reading to ADAM 5 1/4" 160K disks?
>>
>> Also, does Windows XP cause any conflicts that I'll need to be aware
>> of.
>>
>> Jim
>>
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