Allow other boot paths to be chosen. While the second gen of drives have upwards. My Acer Nitro 5 is dead When the OS has pre-loaded into memory and requests a setup specification, choose a Gb partition size for the primary partition. You should have to do this only once. I can be taught.

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Do not post advertisements, offensive material, profanity, or personal attacks. When the OS has pre-loaded into memory and requests a setup specification, choose a Gb partition size for the primary partition.

Intel D845PEBT2, Socket 478 (BOXD845PEBT2) Motherboard

And it ran fine. Format all partitions at this time, so you do not have to do so later. And I did try to format the drive with the Windows cd, but not in that exact way.

So I understand in summary your saying the SATA controller on my mainboard is there strictly for a secondary drive and cannot be used to connect a SATA drive for use as a boot device. Create a new discussion If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to d845pevt2 problem.


If you have SATA connections on your motherboard It warned me about gb possibly being the max or something but at that point i ssata didn’t know and did it. This is to be a second drive for storage.

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Hope all goes well. The BIOS may recognize the hdd stats and present them, but may not understand them. How about saha disk image? You should have to do this only once. It’s always funny until someone loses an Operating System! Please remember to be considerate of other members. Use the “C” partition to install your OS.

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Sata is the first gen of sata drives The Mother Board Motherboards. So yes, you can get any sata drive for your computer, but remember that the speed will be at instead of the listed speed on the new sata drive because of the limitaions on your motherboard. Afer a while, I finally got my mobo to recognize the hard drive in the bios.

Disable the onboard if you want and install the drivers for the PCI card Create an extended partiton of the size that is adequate, or divide the drive into three equal partitions.


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I can be taught 0 Votes. The primary is an ATA drive.

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This conversation is currently closed to new comments. Why would my motherboard see the drive but not Windows? Don’t be concerned if the useful space for the setup is less than the total capacity. Allow other boot paths to be chosen. The disk may be there but not activated yet.

Well while you can do a Bit by Bit Transfer. Thank you for assist. Free tech support, motherboard ID, and more. The SATA means that the drive will have transfer speed of Reset Post Submit Post.