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. Share Brett928S2 a c 249 D Laptop February 23, 2013 5:08:45 PM Best answer selected by Brett928S2. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Brett928S2 a c 249 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 Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill formatting a disk erase it Forum My passport WD usb WARNING: Formatting will erase ALL data on this disk Forum Erasing or formatting an encrypted disk. Forum Solvedwhats the best way to make a disk to erase an ssd Forum Windows was unable to complete the format hard disk xp solved Forum SolvedMy laptop died during a secure erase and now I have no free disk space. Forum Windows was unable to complete the format hard disk xp solved Forum SolvedHow to solve windows cannot compelet format disk Forum Will formatting a harrdrive with saved data erase it? Forum Erased NTFS formatted drive by mistake with Apple Disk Utility Forum How to erase a disk completly Forum SolvedAbout formatting a hard disk Forum SolvedSSD - Secure Erase or Quick Format Forum USB Drive not formatting, allowed to erase, move, or anything.... Forum Formatting an SSD? Secure Erase? Quick Format? Forum does new simple volume erase all data on the hard disk? Forum Does formatting an external drive erase files Forum SolvedFormatting my MBR disk to GPT and it is not working tried the command prompt and disk management Forum Why formatting dvd+r doesn't fully erase Forum SolvedInstallation of XP; is erase parition as format or wipe? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !