Why does my computer pc ignores floppy bootdisk on startup?

Question

pc ignores floppy bootdisk on startup &just boots normally pc also ignores when ctrl key

is pressed on startup for start menu

f8 brings up strange menu with 3 options 1floppy disk boot

2ide boot

3network boot[not exact text]

floppy works at this point

pressing delete on startup still brings bios menu but they seem ok going by

mainboard users guide

pc seems to be normal otherwise

reinstalling windows made no difference

im reluctant toformat incase icant start with floppy bootdisk

i dont know how or when this problem occurred

Answer

This question was answered on February 14, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Go to Bios and setup your computer to stsrtup from A, C SCSI

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Posted by Ileen of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on February 14, 2003