Compaq floppy drive compatibility

Chris M chrism3667 at yahoo.com
Sat Dec 30 13:35:55 CST 2006


I had heard somewhere that Compaq used non standard
drives, but perhaps that applies to different (newer?)
models.
--- cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org <cclist at sydex.com>
wrote:
> On 30 Dec 2006 at 11:11, Chris M wrote:
> 
> > are we talking about the same puters lol?
> 
> I was wondering the same thing, myself.  The Plus is
the hard disk 
> successor to the original Portable.  Both have ISA
buses and fairly 
> normal PC peripherals (and lousy keyboards, IMOHO).
> 
> http://utopia.knoware.nl/users/stuurmn/complus.htm
> 
> At worst, adding a new card may require that you use
a half-length 
> card; the card cage for both the plus and portable
can accommodate 
> rather tall 8-bit ISA cards.
> 
> Cheers,
> Chuck
> 
> 
> 


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