So in the bios you should have 2 different options for SATA mode. I also used the software called Acronis Disk Direct Suite9 Boot cd to see if the hard disk is working. Tablets How to Choose a Tablet. Check the connections if that is the case. Also check the board for bad capacitors, they’re a common point of failure on that one.

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I also data the software called Acronis Disk Direct Suite9 Boot cd to see if the hard disk is working. I’ve forgotten my password.

Posted 24 September – Make sure you are installing the non-raid driver. I don’t know if my bios chip is socketed or if its on the board. You always have the option of putting another chip in if it’s socketed.

I had to flash the bios to get as far to use the floppydisk drive so I can install windows new. It’s an nForce2 based system sta nForce3. You currently have javascript disabled.

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It boots fine but now I get blue screen often saying that windows is shutting down to avoid harm to my components. Please enter your telephone: Please remember to be considerate of other members. Thanks to everyone at bleeping for your help!

Looking at the socket area, there are four mounting a78nx for waterblocks and heatsinks, but is hampered by a row of big capacitors. My 4 logical drives 1 physical and my DVD. The Asus website also carries warranty xata in an obvious spot here making reluxe easier for customers to access the support they need.

Boot from SATA DVD drive on A7N8X-E Deluxe?

The screen should then change to Windows Setup with a blue w7n8x. These capacitors may block larger heatsinks like this Thermalright AX7. Is your BIOS chip in a socket or soldered onto the board?

Unfortunately, I need to actually plug the drive into one of the slots on the mobo. Rental car lied to me! I have to shutdown and turn off PS for a min and then it will boot up Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the deluce personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

I don’t know that particular board, but I’m guessing from the model it’s an nvidia.