Windows 10 Services

Floppy Disk Driver - Windows 10 Service

Floppy Driver by Microsoft Corporation.

This service also exists in Windows 7, 8, Vista and XP.

Startup Type

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Default Properties

Display name:Floppy Disk Driver
Service name:flpydisk
Error control:normal

Default Behavior

The Floppy Disk Driver service is a kernel mode driver. If Floppy Disk Driver fails to start, the error is logged. Windows 10 startup proceeds, but a message box is displayed informing you that the flpydisk service has failed to start.

Restore Default Startup Type for Floppy Disk Driver

Automated Restore

1. Select your Windows 10 edition and release, and then click on the Download button below.

2. Save the RestoreFloppyDiskDriverWindows10.bat file to any folder on your hard drive.

3. Right-click the downloaded batch file and select Run as administrator.

4. Restart the computer to save changes.

Note. Make sure that the flpydisk.sys file exists in the %WinDir%\System32\drivers folder. If this file is missing you can try to restore it from your Windows 10 installation media.