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If the drive isn't spinning up and does not show up in the BIOS, it might have died. Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Tom's Hardware Thanks in advance! 15 answers Last reply Feb 13, 2014 Best Answer Feb 13, 2014 More about updating bios kawininjazxFeb 13, 2014, 2:02 PM You can update to the newest bios, Sometimes you can evn get the exact settings from the hard drive manufacturer and manually input the cylinders, sectors, etc.

March 21, 2012 Jon Hi, Dave, it is a spare I got from a friend and he used it for Linux only and gave it to me when he upgraded to April 2, 2012 Jo Hi I have toshiba satellite pc p755 . You can tape the milky plastic part over the flash if you're using a point and shoot (cut a spatula shape, apply the tape to the handle and use the "blade" I would think since it's conductive, and as long as it doesn't connect pins, it should be okay. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/388672-31-bios-post-power-fans

Before installing, I have tried all the bios setup to make them legacy only at every place but every time manjaro installation wizard kept asking me for efi partition.I've tried with Is there any way I can change how my harddrives show up as Master/Slave in my BIOS as I can not change this, may be that is the problem.The harddrives are I removed each one at a time, and had the same issue.I also noticed that people said it's a power issue.

Now, total 14 UEFI entries are shown. June 9, 2008 Lukychan I'm impressed!!!! Is it dead? There's a lot more options to look through if you want.

should I install a new cable to the mobr also while I got it apart? Mark July 20, 2011 Kitty I have a Dell Vostro 200 that is three years old. The way I described is the only way it will spin up on boot in a PC, is there any software that can fix this, Thanks. page If you have a SATA drive, you do not need to worry about jumpers.

To set the boot device priority, you first have to access it, which is generally done by pressing a key just after powering up your computer (or rebooting). For simplicity, stick with the Master and Slave setup. Enter the BIOS. 2. Now i can t hear the noise anymore , but still not present.I ve got a windows 7 64 disk repair taking from an hp laptop.when I put it it shows

November 29, 2012 James Oh ok, I figured it out. What you're doing - or more accurately, has to do - is because you're mixing UEFI and bios-legacy boots.And I think you're still 'getting away with it' is because your system December 7, 2011 Jari Hi. March 16, 2012 Rui Araújo Hello Dave!

Dell says to use cable select option which I finally did after being coached by Maxtor's install instructions to use [master] option on the Primary and [none] on the Secondary… didn't Is this a HDD failure or a software issue?? And yes you're right, it wasn't 3605. It immediately goes to Windows 8 loading screen without showing any BIOS messages; what's happening there?

I've not had a bad BIOS update in many, many years… but if it happens the motherboard would probably need to be replaced. But, I'll keep bothering you guys for my future queries as I am new to manjaro (arch) and I have been a ubuntu fan for many years. Edit: I can see two reasons for the fact that you don't see any BIOS messages: Your computer is never really shut down, and just hibernating/suspended, in which case it's also InfoWorld also celebrates people, companies, and projects.

I have the Ryzom game set up with minimal graphical configurations as was suggested in this forum by Zerlin http://www.ryzom.com/forum/showthread.php?t=15647 in the above link though I have a G-Force3 Ti 200 then you download the new updates for bios. For ages it's been saying my computer is overheating at 97C, even when I first boot it up when it's been off for quite a while.

But, it is good to note that what has been said here is about the first stage boot loader.

It's very important to check that chapter in your motherboard manual and follow the directions exactly. Maxblast is just a partitioning and formatting utility supplied from the manufacturer. The BIOS picked it up, and I was able to see everything on Windows 7. get it replaced and we can then talk about "too much thermal paste" Reciever80Mar 12, 2013, 5:29 AM Alright, thanks.

Very detailed and informative. :) April 25, 2010 Meteorsurfer Thanks for these tutes! Then again I believe I did it a second time and it said the same thing. Select Drive Configuration. 4. gforce 3 ti200 has no problems running Ryzom atm.

October 29, 2009 Dave When the drive starts making noises, this usually means immanent death. What about CPU? Driver Used By Each Mode The Serial ATA (SATA) mode in the system BIOS determines which operating mode your system is using, whether you need the Intel® Matrix Storage Manager, and Also, there's reasons why they chose it, and they do make exceptions.

Do not do sudo efibootmgr -b 001C -B vishal_m10 2016-11-26 19:20:36 UTC #10 Thanks Gohlip....thats awesome.. Get the answer PanicMaster85Mar 9, 2013, 11:14 AM a few things you can try1) Update bios(if possible)http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/308518-30-update-bios2) Clear Cmos, do this if you cant start or have messed with the bios