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INCORRECTFloppy disk connector is 34pin.APPROVED
CORRECTis correct, is for laptop floppys APPROVED
2009-04-15 21:33:37rev. 2CORRECTCORRECTAPPROVED
2009-04-25 13:42:53rev. 2CORRECTCORRECT, it's notebook floppy connectorAPPROVED
2010-02-09 21:36:06rev. 2CORRECTI have found this pinout used for the 3.5 floppy in the Toshiba T5200/100 (a 1989 era 386 portable).APPROVED
2012-10-09 16:40:50rev. 4ERROR FIXEDPin8 (READY) and Pin9 (MEDIA) are used only from older drives. In newer drives they are not connected.APPROVED
2012-12-31 18:24:30rev. 4CORRECTAPPROVED
2017-12-21 14:50:23rev. 7ERROR FIXEDNot for Toshiba's Citizen 26 pins floppy drives!APPROVED
2018-09-07 18:25:18rev. 8CORRECTAPPROVED
2019-09-11 20:22:10rev. 8CORRECTAPPROVED
2020-08-05 20:55:26rev. 8CORRECTAPPROVED
2022-11-15 21:56:56rev. 8CORRECTNo, the pinout perfectly matches my laptop. Put 1K pullup resistors on pins 8 and 9, as my new drive does not provide signals for these and the laptop apparently needs them; works perfectly.APPROVED
2023-05-31 02:44:58rev. 8CORRECTAPPROVED
2023-09-09 19:56:53rev. 8CORRECTAPPROVED

History of users contributions

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2010-04-18 15:02:50rev. 3S. BrunschBe careful! The conductor side at the flexfoil connector can vary.
2014-03-05 20:40:51rev. 5Info in top

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