[Coco] Get those hard to find disks...
mechacoco at gmail.com
Sat Dec 13 13:45:23 EST 2008
On 12/13/08, Derek wrote:
> When I have used disks that give me a problem and will not format I use
> Darren's Coco disk program here : http://www.coco3.com/users/DarrenA/?M=A
> I just run a quick format with that program and then I can use the disks
> just fine. Really works well for using MS-DOS formatted disks that will not
> run initially on my Amiga and Apple Macintosh SE as well. I just use the
> program to do an 80 track Double sided format and then the disks are usable
> on the vintage platforms.
> Its also a great tool to write coco disk images to a real floppy but it does
> have some problems with some of the coco disk images that are 219K (I
> believe that's the size)
The link you gave to the CoCoDisk utility at coco3.com is for an old
version. The latest version can be found in the new files repository
that Chad H has kindly provided:
If you have a disk image that gives CoCoDisk problems, send it to me
and I will work on an update to fix it.
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