If you do not need to use a floppy drive in the guest operating system, you can remove it from the virtual machine hardware configuration.

1

In the Inventory panel, select the virtual machine.

2

Shut down the guest operating system and power off the virtual machine.

3

In the Hardware section of the Summary tab, click the floppy drive and select Remove.

4

Click Yes in the confirmation dialog box.

The floppy drive is removed from the virtual machine hardware configuration.