Floppy drive help and support
Updated: 08/31/2020 by Computer Hope
Floppy drive basics
- What is a floppy drive?
- What is a floppy diskette?
- What is a floppy cable?
- How to troubleshoot floppy disk drive issues.
- How do I find what floppy 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
- How to copy a floppy diskette to another floppy disk.
- How to copy a large file or directory to a floppy diskette.
- How to install a floppy disk drive.
- How to copy a floppy disk to a CD.
- Why can't my computer read a floppy diskette?
- How to fix not being able to boot from floppy.
- How do I format a floppy diskette?
- Why is the floppy drive light not turning off?
All other floppy drive questions and answers
- How to fix an invalid or Non-System disk error.
- Floppy diskette stuck in floppy drive.
- How to fix a floppy drive working in Windows but not MS-DOS.
- How to fix a sector not found error.
- How to copy information to and from a floppy diskette or CD.
- A serious disk error occurred trying to read/write drive.
- How to rename or label a disk drive.
- How to fix disk boot failure.
- Hard drive is not detected when using a boot diskette.
- How to open and view a document in Microsoft Word.
- Floppy disk fail (40) or (80) error.
- How to fix a floppy drive mismatch.
- How do I determine how much space my floppy disk has?
- Do airport X-rays damage computer hardware?
- Message "The disk in drive A is not formatted.".
- Why is the floppy door stuck or broken?
- Why does a floppy disk get jammed in the drive?
- Why is a 3 1/2" floppy diskette 1.44 MB and not 1.47 MB?
- Floppy drive tries to read disk during shutdown or restart.
- How to fix a floppy drive making noise.
- How to fix diskette drive 0 seek failure.
- How to change the drive letter of a floppy disk drive.
- How to see all drives available on the computer.
- How to fix track error when reading, writing, or formatting a disk.
- What is causing noise in my computer?
- Why is the floppy drive reading as B and not A?
- How to fix a 3.5" floppy detected as 5.25" floppy.