my computer often looks at the floppy drive. why?

  Dick9 00:14 16 Dec 2009
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Ever since i had to get an old floppy windows 98 boot disc---when it would not boot ordinarily. Now it keeps looking at drive A.
and makes an awful whirring sound.
How can i correct this?

  GaT7 00:21 16 Dec 2009

You can disable this in your BIOS click here. G

  KremmenUK 06:52 16 Dec 2009

It could also be your AV checking it periodically. I took mine out as you can get boot CD's now.

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