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#1 2018-03-11 08:17:13

Registered: 2018-03-11
Posts: 1

Mac 512k M0001ED booting

I have a M0001ED that boots to disk image with ?

I have tried to use disks that came with it

I insert the boot disk it changes to mac face, thinks a bit and then ejects with the ? back

I have tried these disks with no luck
Mac startup disk 400/800k
Mac basics 400/800k
Mac 512k/800 a guided tour double sided
Mac 128k/512k system disk double sides

Any ideas please?



#2 2018-03-13 13:41:43

Registered: 2017-06-17
Posts: 20

Re: Mac 512k M0001ED booting

Try to clean the floppy drive first.

Your 512 will only accept 400 k floppy discs except if yours is the 512 Ke version (800k drive) so those two HD drive won't work.

The only one that should work is the 128k/512k system disc.


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