Floppy Disk Controller Driver (fdc) Service Defaults in Windows 8
Floppy Disk Controller Driver by Microsoft Corporation.
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The Floppy Disk Controller Driver service is a kernel device driver. In Windows 8 it will not be started until the user starts it. If Floppy Disk Controller Driver fails to start, the error details are added to Windows 8 error log. When the operating system startup is complete, the user is being notified that the fdc service hasn't been started.
Restore Default Startup Configuration for Floppy Disk Controller Driver
1. Select your Windows 8 edition and update pack, and then click Download.
2. Save the Win8_fdc_Service_Startup.cmd file to a local storage device.
3. Run the saved file as an administrator.
4. Restart the computer.
The fdc service is using the fdc.sys file that is located in the %WinDir%\System32\drivers folder. If the file is corrupted or deleted, you can put it back in there.