need dos on laptop, but have no floppy Tags: DOS Floppy Disk Laptops Last response: May 26, 2008 12:34 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share redberd May 25, 2008 8:45:21 AM hi, i have a compaq presario m2000 with a cd drive, but no floppy. i assume i can't load dos 6.22 on it without a floppy. or is there a way to do it from cd? i also assume that a usb floppy won't work because dos won't have the usb drivers. so can anyone help me? begging................ More about : dos laptop floppy dwellman May 26, 2008 12:34:31 PM Dos?? I've successfully used the information provided here to load usb drivers for use with a dos system. But a bootable CD rom could do it too, just make sure to have the appropriate CDROM/ATAPI drivers loaded so you can access it (Nero boot CD with floppy emulation works ok,) Of course, there's the old format c: /s and copy the files you need to an install dir and boot directly from the HD itself. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLaptop HD crashed; no floppy ; no CD-Rom and Bios doesnt support USB ForumUnder Win XP Pro SP2 Need to Format Floppy with DOS Comman.. ForumThat damn NTLDR! Laptop w/o Floppy Disk... Forumcorrupted Win2k OS no floppy on laptop ForumImage & restore drive on a laptop w/ no floppy ? ForumFloppy PCI Card Needed? ForumWindows server 2003 boot to dos with no floppy disk? ForumHow to boot from usb flash without bios support and without cdrom and floppy ForumNeed CPU-temperature monitoring software that runs in DOS /.. ForumNeed CPU-temperature monitoring software that runs in DOS /.. ForumMS- DOS boot question ForumHow boot to dos without floppy drive and no USB support in.. ForumLost Treasures of Infocom I for MS- DOS floppy version (not.. ForumCan you boot to DOS from a floppy or CD in XP? ForumFloppy Disc Controller Card ForumBIOS flash with a USB floppy ForumFloppy drive in MS DOS Compalibility mode? ForumLaptop memory question ForumLaptop video cards ForumNew Laptop under $500usd More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !