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What was the highest number of floppy disks ever used for a product? [closed]

What was the highest number of floppy disks ever used for a product? [closed]

Something I got to thinking of while sorting out a pile of driver floppies for windpws XP & 2003...

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Guest [Entry]

I don't know if it was publicly released, but I remember that when I was with one customer who had a very old (but powerful) machine and were licence customers of Microsoft, they requested XP on disk and it was delivered on around 250+ floppys
Guest [Entry]

OS/2 Warp v3 was 25 (39 if you include the bonus pack) - and i know because i just dusted it off and counted :) now can i find a working floppy drive?
Guest [Entry]

I recall hearing that MS SQL Server was quite a few disks (I want to say around 40), but can't find the exact number anywhere...
Guest [Entry]

MS Office Pro, 40+ disks, as far as I can remember...
Guest [Entry]

How about for games? Monkey Island 2 came on 11 disks for the Amiga - and hard drives weren't that common!