Installed internal floppy wont work

Hello,
just installed hp internal floppy drive.

I checked all connections.
I turned on computer and there is no activity when I insert a floppy disk.
Is there something missing?
I thought the windows xp would recognize this.
thank you in advance,Cynthia
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    Power connector to floppy, in the correct direction.
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    Set bios to boot from floppy first, now it should make noise every tiome you boot.
  2. thank you-
    power connector inspected and in order.
    Bios does not see floppy
    booted- pressed 'f2' key , got to 'BIOS'
    found floppy and checked for 3.5 floppy to be "on"and recognized.
    It is working, i AM HAPPY
    and many thanks for your response.
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