Thu Jun 09, 6: Link to GX system board layout: For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab. Thanks again folks 0 Votes. Even after I unplugged the floppy and the Rom it still couldn’t ‘see’ the SATA as master, and just decided the master drive was absent. The item may be missing the original packaging, or in the original packaging but not sealed. A few tips to figure this out.

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Might this also be a jumper issue? Proposed as answer by ExTruckie Saturday, October 30, Now hitting F1 doesn’t really do anything so that doesn’t help and F2 deol just BIOS settings which really doesn’t fix the problem if I don’t know what I’m supposed to do there. Image not available Photos not available for this variation. Motherboards were dying everywhere at my high school when they had a bunch of them. Has the same locking setup as the pin ATX main power cable, and it’s motherboard connector.


Do not post advertisements, offensive material, profanity, or personal attacks. That’s a pretty exhaustive list of my experience and ideas.

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Otherwise you will burn up the SATA harddrive. This question was closed by the author 0 Votes. Anybody else seen this behavior? Friday, October gx70, Now, I know this type of motherboad has 2 IDE sockets on the motherboard, have you tried both? Okay, so I tried another software called HDD Regenerator to see if my hard drive is detected and it tells me that no hard drive is detected.

On some boards there are no colours but the markings are the same, so take a good close look. That being the case, you are locked into boot sequence that can only be changed temporarily by pressing F Posted on Jan 02, I tried this by booting from the WinXP installation disk.

Plain missed that you had reformatted drive.

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Thanks again for the help. In Disk management you have to remove that drive then readd and format it I think there is something on the boot sector on the ATA drive that it thinks is a primary drive it needs to be removed and set to secondary drive parttion magic by power quest might also help hope this helps good luck 0 Votes.

Joined Thu Jul 15, 8: Just go to the drive manufacturers website and look under support. Helpful 0 Not Helpful Flag. Thanks for answering 0 Votes. Joined Sun Oct 18, 1: Get a strong flashlight and a magnifying glass if you have one. Saturday, October 30, Saturday, October 30, 1: There is a workaround but it involves a jumper.

Could it be that my BIOS settings are wrong or maybe the whole physical motherboard is defective.