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Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

Is there an add-on floppy drive for the iBook?


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Is there an add-on floppy drive for the iBook? If there is, will the PC be able to read stuff that I put on the floppy? No problem with the USB Flash drive though.
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sure is and sure will.
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There's a couple listed at the apple store (apple.com)

SmartDisk 2x Titanium Floppy Drive

YE-Data USB Floppy Disk Drive
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But I don't see any on apple online store?
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http://store.apple.com/1-800-MY-APPL....3.1.1.0?62,30

enjoy
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Here's a nice one - free shipping, reliable, compatible.

http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg...17663?v=glance
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Nice. Thanks. One more question, do I need a kind of Mac-specific floppy? I have IBM-formatted floppies, will that work?
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Yeah, becuase Mac can read PC formatted discs.
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