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The #1 floppy emulator.

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FlashFloppy is a floppy-drive emulator for the ubiquitous Gotek hardware. Connect to retro machines just like a real floppy drive but use disk images on a modern USB stick!

  • Say goodbye to old and unreliable floppy disks
  • Download and play from the disk-image archives for your retro machines

FlashFloppy is the #1 floppy emulator:

FlashFloppy is Free and Open-Source Software.




FlashFloppy is a labour of love: working on it takes a lot of time and effort. Although it is Free Software and a pet project of mine, beer & coffee tokens will fuel me in the push onwards and upwards!

For further information please see the Donations page.


Most code is public domain; the rest is MIT/BSD or Open Source friendly (see the COPYING file).

The source code, and all binary releases, are freely redistributable in any form. Because FlashFloppy includes third-party code, you should include or link to the COPYING file in any redistribution.

This means, for example, you are free to sell and profit from Gotek devices programmed with a binary release of FlashFloppy. However at a minimum you should incorporate or link to the COPYING file on your selling page. For example:

  • FlashFloppy is free software. For more information see the license.


Floppy drive emulator for Gotek hardware




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