[Ilugc] [X-post]: [OT] HDD size errors (BIOS?) (longer than usual
knura at yahoo.com
Wed May 14 01:10:45 IST 2008
On Wednesday 14 May 2008, Roshan wrote:
> So, it could be a BIOS problem, but can anyone confirm
> on this? If I have to upgrade my BIOS (2002 version, I
> guess) I think, it is a very risky thing to do (that's
> what manuals say).
What is the BIOS setting for the hdd? AUTO? What other options does
the bios have for the hdd settings? Can you set the C/H/S values
Has the manufacturer released any BIOS updates for your mobo? If so,
read what problem(s) it is solving and upgrade only if it provides a
fix for your problem. Make sure your system is powered by a "working"
UPS while you flash the new BIOS.
> How do I further go about analysing or solving this
Put this disk into a newer system and see if it exhibits the same
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