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Windows 7: Phantom Floppy Drive


15 Mar 2010   #1

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Phantom Floppy Drive

Would anyone know why Windows 7 lists "Floppy Disk Drive A:" in the list with Devices With Removable Storage when I don't have a floppy disk drive of any sort - and could I remove it from being shown ?

Thanks

Glenn.

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15 Mar 2010   #2

 

Go into your BIOS and make sure you have not enabled a floppy.

I have seen the floppy show up on some installs if you are using the Epson 700 or 800 series Artisan printers also and there aint much you can do about that one.
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15 Mar 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Hi Kipper

Thanks for the tip it worked a treat - that was bugging me for months.

Glenn.
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