QuickBasic 4.5 in WinXP QuickBasic 4.5 in WinXP tam10 (Programmer) (OP) 19 Jan 03 17:09 When I run QuickBasic 4.5 on my PC (which uses Windows XP Professional) it constantly tries to access the floppy drive. How can I stop this? RE: QuickBasic 4.5 in WinXP Barok (MIS) 19 Jan 03 22:42 make a shortcut that points to the directory that qb 4.5 is in. for the first one, point to the directory qb 4.5 is in and add qb.exe. for example, c:\program files\qbasic45\qb.exefor the second one, point to the directory that all the programs that come with qb are in.example: (say all the programs are in the same folder as qb4.5.c:\program files\qbasic45that's it! just use the shortcut.