how to make XP Home ignore floppy left in?

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by D. Wilson, Feb 20, 2005.

  1. D. Wilson

    D. Wilson Guest

    could somebody remind me how to make your PC ignore a floppy disk left
    in it on start up. I had this before with previous system with XP Pro
    installed but now have new system with XP Home and can't remember how
    I achieved this before. Maybe it can't be done with XP Home??
    TIA
    Dee
     
    D. Wilson, Feb 20, 2005
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  2. D. Wilson wrote:

    > could somebody remind me how to make your PC ignore a floppy disk left
    > in it on start up. I had this before with previous system with XP Pro
    > installed but now have new system with XP Home and can't remember how
    > I achieved this before. Maybe it can't be done with XP Home??
    > TIA
    > Dee



    It's a BIOS setting, go into Setup during boot and select the boot
    device priority.
     
    John Wentworth, Feb 20, 2005
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