Turn on the Zip drive only for the duration of discarding information with constant monitoring of its operation, so that when clicks appear, inspect the drive in a timely manner and prevent a possible malfunction that occurs in the device or cartridge itself. Continue reading
Removable magnetic media, manufactured by Iomega for Bernoulli drives, were extremely durable and reliable and cost quite a bit.
The special 3-inch disks used in Zip are very similar to regular floppy disks (the only significant difference is the cartridge thickness – about 1.5 times more than in FDD), and have the same disadvantages as regular floppy disks. wheels. Continue reading