You can enable a floppy drive and select a disk image on a virtual machine hosted on a remote server. You can access or install software from a physical floppy drive on to your remote virtual machine.


Verify that the following conditions are met:

  • You have login credentials for the server where the virtual machine is hosted.

  • The virtual machine is powered on.


  1. Select File > Connect to Server.
  2. Enter the name of the host server or select a server from the Recent Servers drop-down menu.
  3. Enter your login credentials and click Connect.
  4. Select Virtual Machine > Settings.
  5. Click Floppy.
  6. Click the Enable Floppy Drive check box.
  7. Select a floppy image from the drop-down menu.