Floppy Drive Help and Support
Updated: 04/01/2018 by Computer Hope
Floppy drive basics
- What is a floppy drive?
- What is a floppy diskette?
- What is a floppy cable?
- Basic floppy disk drive troubleshooting.
- How do I find what floppy diskette drive I have?
- How do I insert a floppy diskette into the computer?
- Help with creating a bootable floppy.
- Help with cleaning a floppy drive and other computer hardware.
- Contact information for floppy drive manufacturers.
Top floppy drive questions and answers
- Copying floppy to floppy.
- How to copy a large file or directory to floppy diskette.
- How to install a floppy disk drive
- How to copy a floppy disk to a CD.
- Unable to read floppy diskette.
- Unable to boot from floppy.
- How do I format a floppy diskette?
- Floppy drive light never goes off.
All other floppy drive questions and answers
- Invalid / Non System Disk error.
- Floppy diskette stuck in floppy drive.
- Floppy drive works in Windows but not MS-DOS.
- Sector not found error.
- How do I copy information to and from a floppy diskette or CD?
- A serious disk error occurred trying to read/write drive.
- FDC Failure
- How to rename or label a disk drive.
- Disk boot failure.
- Hard drive is not being detected when using a boot diskette.
- Changing the drive letter of a disk drive.
- Floppy disk fail (40) or (80) error.
- How do I determine how much space my floppy disk has?
- Do airport X-rays damage flash media, floppy diskettes, or laptop computers?
- The disk in drive A: is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?
- Floppy door stuck or broken.
- Floppy disk jammed in drive.
- Why is a 3 1/2" floppy diskette 1.44 MB and not 1.47 MB?
- Floppy drive makes noise.
- Diskette drive 0 seek failure.
- How to change drive letter of a floppy disk drive.
- How can I see all drives available on my computer?
- Receive a track error when reading, writing, or formatting a disk.
- Noise from the computer.
- Floppy drive reading as B and not A.
- 3.5" floppy being detected as 5.25" floppy.