Disc vs Disk

Discussion in 'Green Room' started by Aussie983, Mar 27, 2004.

  1. Aussie983

    Aussie983 ßµ®ηiή Şiliςδη

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    basically, they are the same thing, but when do you guys use each spelling

    i use:

    compact disc
    flying disc

    hard disk drive
    floppy disk
    zip disk
     
  2. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    either :p
     
  3. cpugeniusmv

    cpugeniusmv Computer Genius

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    i know that's the correct way to spell them...but i usually use disk
     
  4. ming

    ming OSNN Advanced

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    Americanisation...

    same with organization and organisation. :p
     
  5. Perris Calderon

    Perris Calderon Moderator Staff Member Political User

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    I use;

    hd

    hardrive

    permanent storage

    drive
     
  6. Zedric

    Zedric NTFS Guru Folding Team

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    I use "disc" when it's a round thingy, a disc. :) I use "disk" when it's something else, like a harddisk or floppy disk.
     
  7. NuclearSmegma

    NuclearSmegma This Space for Rent

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    Same here.