What is going on in a bad floppy drive? Tags: Floppy Disk Format Components Last response: January 9, 2013 10:32 PM in Components Share altsci January 9, 2013 8:46:21 PM after calling the floppy it rotates and makes some cycle: 1sec applyes some power, 1 sec waits and again. It goes long time (for 1 min) After that it say "the disk is not formatted do u want to format?" It can not format either More about : bad floppy drive xa376 January 9, 2013 10:22:32 PM Do you need to use a floppy disk? I would get a DVD player and some DVD's. I am pretty sure they don't even make floppy disks anymore, and i'm pretty sure it's because it's so slow. No offence. m 0 l tomokoja January 9, 2013 10:32:36 PM did you buy a time machine? floppy disk mate... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What should I put in my case to replace the unused tray for a floppy drive (or ssd) Forum Bad floppy drive Forum What will make a hard drive and pci card go bad Forum SolvedPSU going bad or what? Forum Asus Laptop Hard Drive going bad.... Need help finding HDD Forum My computer has a floppy disc drive and not a usb port what can i do Forum Is the drive going bad? Should I junk the drive? Forum SolvedComputer crashed last night and I no idea what is going on. Hard Drive no longer being detected. Help! Forum my hard disk drive is coming and going out and in randomly.what should i do????? Forum What causes a bad block in a hard drive? Forum SolvedWhat's bad? CPU, MOBO, or hard drive? How to determine? Forum PC Died what are my options with old hard drive going into my new pc Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade my gaming rig, what should i go for? $250 budget (CPU, RAM, Graphics Card, Hard Drive...) Forum 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 I have a dell inspiron 1545. the hard drive will not boot. can I transfer what I have on the internal hard drive(bad) to my ot Forum SolvedVery slow transfer rate from internal HDD. Almost new HDD going bad? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !