floppy drive ? Tags: Floppy Disk Components Last response: February 4, 2007 10:55 AM in Components Share slick8 February 2, 2007 10:53:05 AM can a bad floppy drive prevent your pc from booting or even posting, im upgrading a system and i cant even post up, its the last possibility, i dont have another one to try. More about : floppy drive apt403 February 2, 2007 2:21:02 PM You dont need a floppy drive for you computer to function (unless its 1984), just unplug it and see if your pc posts. I dont think it could do anything to hinder your pc from booting, but stranger things have happened. BuffaloFan February 4, 2007 10:55:47 AM I cannot think of a reason why a bad flopy drive would interfere with bootup. Have you tried just disconnecting the drive to see what happens? mike Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedLooking for IDE Floppy Drive Cable Forum SolvedFloppy Drive Help Forum SolvedBytecc BT-144 external floppy disc drive Forum SolvedUSB floppy drive not reading Forum Solvedwhere can i find a full version of MS-DOS on your floppy drive? Forum SolvedIs connecting an Internal Floppy drive to a USB or SATA header possible? Forum Which end of the floppy drive should the red ribbon(#1)of the iDE Cable connect to? Forum when i trying to install window7 i got a error A required CD/DVD drive device is missing if you have a driver floppy disk,CD,D Forum Issues with floppy and d drive on win 98 Forum Problem with Floppy Drive Forum SolvedIncluding a Floppy Drive - my dilemma Forum Floppy drive not detected in bios/windows xp Forum Solvedcd rom and floppy disc drive Forum Solvedide to sata adaptor showing up as floppy disk when using a dvd drive Forum No DVD drive, only floppy but I can't install drivers! Forum SolvedFloppy Disk Drive Forum What should I put in my case to replace the unused tray for a floppy drive (or ssd) Forum SolvedHow to disable a floppy drive by use of a BIOS Forum SolvedI need to replace a failed P5KPL-C motherboard; I use a floppy drive a lot. Forum I can see the files on floppy drive but will not let me copy them to the hard drive. Says floppy is not formatted. H Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !