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Old 03-02-2004, 04:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a problem i need to put a 3.88mb zip file on a floppy disk but most disks are 1.44mb. can i get a bigger floppy or is there any way to make a zip file smaller.

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Old 03-02-2004, 04:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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There aren't really any 'bigger' floppies** and the only way to compress a *.zip even more is by using WinRAR or WinACE and then you are going to see it cut in half like you need.

**There is something called a SuperDisk that looks like a floppy but will not operate in a normal 1.44 Floppy drive. It's compacity is 120MB.

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Old 03-02-2004, 07:18 PM   #3 (permalink)
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why not just use the span-disk option in Winzip since you are already there?
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