Then when I try placing it in a different IDE slot. And tell me what I can do to fix it and get the computer running again. Now when you boot up, the POST will tell you that configuration has changed and it will prompt you to change it. I believe I found the solution. navigate here
Especially if I get some more answers from here (like how to get into BIOS). I get to the bios fine but the boot order is not modifiable. That will damage the hard disk Did you see this hard disk in XP? If you could tell me how to do it with boot disk that would be great. 0 Back to top #4 Wingman Wingman Mild-mannered Elder Geek Admin 9,415 posts Gender:Male Location:East
I just don't understand why the computer isn't recognizing the hard drives. Edited by Wingman, 23 November 2006 - 01:06 PM. 0 Admin/Teacher at Malware Removal University - - Member of UNITEI seek not to know all the answers...but to understand the questions Mine is a box without a snap-in thingy and it moves around in the slot. 3. Thank You 0 Back to top #2 Wingman Wingman Mild-mannered Elder Geek Admin 9,415 posts Gender:Male Location:East Coast, USA Posted 23 November 2006 - 11:28 AM Enter your BIOS and see
Is it a size that is too big for the BIOS to recognise? let you know if it works or not! But with your "summed up" post, I achieved greatness in the eyes of the customer. I'll let ya know what's going on with it.
It boots into Windows 2000 to a point and then reboots. One of my old HDD was grinding quite a bit and ended up dying on me shortly after that. Sharky Forums Register Help Remember Me? To make matters worse.
It's an IBM computer and Windows should have been pre-installed on the computer before my dad bought it. Advertisement Recent Posts Can't get wireless working jenae replied Mar 8, 2017 at 1:46 AM websites won't load security... That was exactly my grief and you've solved it. This computer can run xp and its installed on one of the HDs.
Join Now For immediate help use Live now! To my knowledge Windows was already installed on the computer. Please let me know if you find some way of resolving this issue. From all I have seen in IBM Netvista systems, the CD drive mostly is a slave.
Faq Reply With Quote June 8th, 2009,10:08 PM #12 No Profile Picture sparker234 View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Devshed Newbie (0 - 499 posts) Join Date http://premiumtechblog.com/trying-to/trying-to-install-new-drivers.html SATA? I tried rigging it up with some foam around it, but I got an error message when I turned it on. I can boot from CD only when no hard drive is present(fc4 istall boots fine).
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I don't imagine the other hard drives would be a problem for the BIOS. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads H2U?
I've been trying to change the boot sequence on an IBM X460 for months. by Coryphaeus / January 27, 2009 1:55 PM PST In reply to: INSTALLING WINDOWS XP ON AN IBM NETVISTA to format the drive? And in spite of so many people and thier really useless advice on so many forums... And from somewhere you luckily booted, you can edit boot.ini to match the boot-situation and copy necessary files.
As I've mentioned, I know a DECENT amount about computers and should be able to put them together and get them working. My Rig Silverstone Temjin J06 w/wind tunnel inc. 2 x 120mm Silverstone fans, 480w Tagan PSU, XP64 3200+ winchester, Asus A8N-SLI Deluxe, XFX 6600GT, 1Gb TwinX Corsair XMS3200, 2 x 80Gb Please try again now or at a later time. http://premiumtechblog.com/trying-to/trying-to-install-xp-from-98.html Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders What's New?
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