Boot Disk

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Boot Disk

Any storage disk one can use to load and run an operating system or a program on a computer. Historically, the most common boot disks have been floppy disks and CD-ROMs. Increasingly, however, flash drives are being used instead.
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Because SnapBack Live can restore a complete server with a single boot floppy, it does not require a set of system specific rescue disks.
completely restores a server using any DOS boot floppy, a set of system-specific rescue disks is not required.
Because SnapBack can restore a complete server with any DOS boot floppy, it does not require a set of system-specific rescue disks.