tcl.format Verb: Access/TCL

tcl.format

Command tcl.format Verb: Access/TCL
Applicable release versions: AP, R83
Category TCL (746)
Description formats a floppy diskette for use only with the Pick System.

The density and drive specified by the last "set-floppy" or "set-device" verb are used.

If any bad sectors are detected by the format process, the diskette is not usable under Pick.
Syntax format {(options}}
Options d Formats for use with DOS.

v Verifies diskette only.
Example
format (d

This formats the diskette most recently set with the "set-device" or 
"set-floppy" command. For use by DOS.

format (v

This verifies the diskette.
Purpose
Related tcl.set-floppy
tcl.diskcopy
tcl.t-att
tcl.format.pick