You can add a floppy drive to the virtual machine. You can use a physical floppy drive, a floppy image, or a newly created image stored on the host file system.

On the Floppy Drive page, select to use a physical drive or a floppy image for the new floppy drive.

Option

Action

Use a Physical Drive

Uses a physical floppy drive on the host.

Use a Floppy Image

Uses a floppy image stored on the host file system.

Create a New Floppy Image

Creates a new floppy image and uses it for the new virtual drive.

Don't Add a Floppy Drive

Skips the step of adding a floppy drive.

The Properties page for the new floppy drive appears. If you are not adding a floppy drive, the USB Controller page appears.