Closed [Solved] Will formatting a disk erase it Tags: Acer Floppy Disk Formatting Laptops Last response: February 23, 2013 5:08 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share dschriefer January 21, 2013 6:43:59 PM I just bought a USB Floppy Disk drive. I put the disk in and now it is telling me that I need to formatt the disk. Will this erase all that is on the disk? Thanks Dawn More about : solved formatting disk erase Best solution danny2000 a b D Laptop January 21, 2013 6:51:15 PM yes. If it is an old floppy disk, it is probably damaged. Brett928S2 a c 246 D Laptop February 23, 2013 5:08:45 PM Best answer selected by Brett928S2. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Brett928S2 a c 246 D Laptop February 23, 2013 5:08:58 PM Hi CLOSING due to age... but please start another thread if you are still having problems , which I will answer promptly... All the best Brett Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMy passport WD usb WARNING: Formatting will erase ALL data on this disk ForumHow to erase HDD in BIOS? ForumWill formatting a disk erase it ForumWill formatting a harrdrive with saved data erase it? ForumDoes formatting an external drive erase files ForumHard Drive Capacity got cut in half after formatting ForumYou need to format disk drive before you can use it ForumSecure Erase vs Format ForumCannot access floppy disk without formatting it!!?!? ForumMxaimum times laptop hard disk can format ForumErase San Disk Flash Forumhow do i completely erase my hard disk ForumCan't format ( erase ) hard drive ForumDoes anyone know how I can erase my whole hard disk ? ForumHow do you completely erase a hard disk ?? ForumLow end laptop or a tab ? ForumThe Disk is write-protected. Remove the write-protection ForumWill a laptop boot with no hard disk? Forum[Solved] New Toshiba Satellite c660 drive cant boot from bios but works after s ForumMSI S6000 - Fn+F8 will not activate WiFi More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !