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by KDavies
Mon Oct 19, 2015 3:49 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks
Replies: 5
Views: 1625

Re: Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks

Thanks, SomeGuy, not only did that work for me with the disk in question, I was able to apply it to another disk in our collection.

I'm going to try this out with a variety of other disks of similar age and varying origin.
by KDavies
Fri Oct 16, 2015 2:18 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks
Replies: 5
Views: 1625

Re: Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks

I confirm that using DiskExplorer with these parameters allowed me to extract the files from the image. I'd love to know more about how you were able to determine the disk format and geometry settings from the stream data I provided - we have quite a few disks here left to process and it would be a ...
by KDavies
Fri Oct 16, 2015 9:41 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks
Replies: 5
Views: 1625

Re: Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks

Thank you very much for your help Feltzkrone. I'll see what I can do with that software.
by KDavies
Thu Oct 15, 2015 1:28 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks
Replies: 5
Views: 1625

Issues producing images of old IBM PC 5.25" disks

Hello all. First time posting here, please forgive my lack of experience! I'm involved in a project to preserve old optical and magnetic media, ideally in a format that can be mounted and accessed in emulated environments. We've started using KryoFlux to help with our extracting data from old 5.25" ...