How to boot from USB floppy for emachines? Tags: Floppy Disk Boot USB eMachines Storage Last response: December 1, 2005 8:28 AM in Storage Share fredpb November 29, 2005 4:03:02 AM I have an eMachine T3882. It has no built in floppy. I have a USB floppy. In Bios I have USB boot enabled. But the boot screen on startup shows no floppy. So I can't boot from it. I want to boot floppy to use Ghost 2003. More about : boot usb floppy emachines sturm a b G Storage November 29, 2005 10:55:55 PM Have you tried all the usb ports? Some ports dont activate untill after windows is loaded. Have noticed this on some dells. Usually the ones in the back under the network connection should work first. fredpb December 1, 2005 8:28:12 AM Quote:Have you tried all the usb ports? Some ports dont activate untill after windows is loaded. Have noticed this on some dells. Usually the ones in the back under the network connection should work first. Great advice! Tech support (offshore) for emachines was useless. But I removed all USB devices, put the floppy drive into the USB port next to the network connection, and it WORKED! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to boot from usb flash without bios support and without cdrom and floppy Forum No floppy drive available for backup Forum Linux usb floppy boot of hard drive Forum Emachine new hard drive; OS disk won't boot up Forum new mobo, prob's w/ monitor from start now ports and floppy Forum How boot to dos without floppy drive and no USB support in.. Forum Install linux without cd, floppy , usb boot , pxe, previous OS Forum 5 1/4 Floppy USB Drives Forum How to create bootable floppy to boot flash drive bios won't see Forum How to get bios to recognise usb floppy Forum Emachines e720 freeze at set up is starting (win 7 32bit) Forum BIOS flash with a USB floppy Forum USB Floppy how to get as A: during bootup Forum Floppy Diskette Seek Failure, How do you fix the problem? Forum Emachines e730 laptop beeps before boot and keyboard unresponsive. Forum Floppy Diskette Seek Failure, How do you fix the problem? Forum My computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure Forum Raid 0 questions from my friend. Forum System hangs pre boot with slave drive attached Forum How to determine if a HDD is fixable? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !