AFORMAT

Syntax AFORMAT device_[name]
Location ATARIDOS

This command formats the specified device in Atari disk format, giving it the specified name (if any).

As with FORMAT, this will normally format a disk to the highest possible density - however, you can force it to format a disk as single-sided by making the last character of the filename an asterisk (*).

CROSS-REFERENCE

See FORMAT and IFORMAT.

Other commands added are ASTAT, ADELETE, ADIR and ACOPY.