floppy disk

  dontnoafing 22:07 12 Aug 2005

i have,nt used a floppy disk for years..and can,t think of any circumstance when i will.is it possible to turn the drive off in bios ? device manager ?.

  Eric10 22:11 12 Aug 2005

Yes, just set it to 'Not Installed' or similar in the BIOS.

  dontnoafing 22:37 12 Aug 2005

cheers...what effect will it have on the system?.will startup be quicker for instance.

  Eric10 23:01 12 Aug 2005

It won't make any significant difference at all. It may save a second on bootup if you are lucky.

  dontnoafing 23:05 12 Aug 2005


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