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diskette

a semiflexible plastic, oxide-coated disk contained in a special flat plastic box or jacket that is used in a computer disk drive. Diskettes have been largely replaced by higher capacity storage devices.
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5-inch floppy diskettes are available from Imation in black, neon and patriotic colors in various packaging configurations at online and retail stores nationwide.
After the citizen votes and presses a button to record it, the information is saved to both the computer's hard drive and a computer diskette.
That same aggressive state might also argue that if the business's software was not transferred in diskette or CD-ROM form, it was not tangible personal property, the advertising and licensing of which would have been protected under P.
In the past year alone, the NCSA reports that an estimated 10 virus encounters per 1,000 PCs every month, and over 70% of infections occurred through diskette distribution.
Most of the programs come with an emergency access diskette unique to the computer on which the program is loaded; the diskette is programmed to recognize the computer when the hard disk loads the original security program.
Then run the diagnostics diskette to determine the next step.
In unveiling MEGA BRYTES(TM) at the '95 Winter Consumer Electronics Show, John Depuy, Kao Infosystems Company North American director of marketing and sales said, "These new and exciting, MEGA BRYTES(TM) diskettes are unmatched, one-of-a-kind diskettes that combine both stylistic creative appeal and Kao's manufacturing quality aimed at a broad audience of sophisticated and 'designing' diskette users.
Using a simple setup program, EasyRecovery operates directly from Windows or from an emergency boot diskette and does not need to be preinstalled prior to data loss.
5-inch diskette, formatted in an IBM-compatible form using MS DOS 5.
The alternatives to using SyQuest for network recovery include diskettes and CD-ROM.
is the wholesale distribution of pre-recorded music in the form of compact diskettes ("CDs"), cassette tapes, and other entertainment related products such as video tapes, Digital Video Diskettes ("DVDs") and, to a much lesser extent, music or entertainment related apparel, such as t-shirts.