Solved Will a R-driver III usb 2 0 to sata/ide cable work with a 3 5 floppy drive Tags: Sata Floppy Disk Usb Storage Last response: January 29, 2011 10:57 PM in Storage Share Kjunwolf January 20, 2011 2:55:23 PM Hello, Purchased a R-driver III USB to IDE/SATA adapter. Will this work with a 3.5 floppy drive. If so where can I get instructions on how to hook it up? Does not look like any of the wiring or adapter will fit the outlet on the floppy drive. More about : driver iii usb sata ide cable work floppy drive | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution WyomingKnott Storage Expert January 20, 2011 6:15:27 PM Nope. The connector and cable for floppy drives and EIDE drives were always different. Pick up a USB floppy drive something like http://www.compusa.com/applications/searchtools/item-De... http://www.jr.com/ultra-products/pe/ULR_ULT40366/ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... | Report abuse Kjunwolf January 26, 2011 11:01:34 PM Thanks for the reply. I just did what you digested . Purchased a external 3.5 | Report abuse Kjunwolf January 29, 2011 10:57:59 PM Best answer selected by Kjunwolf. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Will a R-driver III usb 2 0 to sata/ide cable work with a 3 5 floppy drive> Related ressources: ForumUSB 2.0 TO SATA IDE CABLE does not work properly ForumSATA/IDE adapters and paging file performance ForumUsb 2.0 to (IDE) CABLE does not work properly ForumIGNORE THIS POST (testing, 1, 2 , 3 ...) ForumHDD from laptop not being seen on PC Forum5 1/4 Floppy USB Drives ForumWill a SATA I (1. 5 ) dvd rom slow my sata III (6GBs) hard drive to 1. 5 ? ForumSATA/IDE interop? ForumF6 XP Install prob w/Intel RAID floppy ForumExternal 5 .25 inch floppy drive for computer? ForumUSB 3.0 ports work for mouse and keyboard, but not for anything else ForumGigabyte GA-EX58-UD 5 - disk drive issues ForumNEED A FLOPPY CABLE TO USB /SATA ADAPTER PLEASE! ForumUSB or Not to USB Floppy Drive ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumWIn7 64bit and DVD drive letter missing Forum8 port sata hub ForumRAID 0 System Drives Will Not Boot ForumHard Drive not detected in BIOS ForumWhy wont my iomega drive work? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !