How does HP install software and gather data? After changing or clearing the BIOS passwords, remember to reset the jumper to pins I tried the cables ans different drives. I can’t get to the config screen of the Bios. Memory upgrade information Dual channel memory architecture.

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Javascript is disabled in this browser. If still not detected try connecting secondard hdd on different computer and check. The SATA onboard controller had stopped working completely. Modify your browser’s settings to allow Javascript to execute. So, please contact the computer manufacturer so that they can help you on this.

Disconnected secondary hdd and primary hdd,connected secondary hdd to primary ide connecter and check in bios. Support Forum Join the conversation!

Please feel free to post if you face any issues related to Windows, we will be glad to assist you. By the way, some of the cheaper pci-e sata controllers may not support booting and are only intended to add more ports to a system that has run out.


Windows 7 recognizes the adapter with no m2n78la needed and you can connect a dvd-rom and a sata drive.

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I would hope that Windows will be able to boot using a generic driver for the controller, but as a worst case scenario you should be able to do a repair to the install and you could load in the driver from the cd as part of the repair process the installer ,2n78-la likely see the drives, hdd and cdrom, even without a driver. Integrated graphics using nVidia Sara If itdoesn’t detect the hard drive then it could be faulty.

Find Solutions, ask questions, and share advice with other HP product owners. Alun Cox Level 3 Expert Answers.

SOLVED: pegatron M2Nla Bios does not detect drives – Fixya

Mine is a HP pf so obviously it’s a motherboard issue. Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. Reseat the hard drive and see m2n78-a the laptop boots up. Here’s a link to this great service Good luck!


Soumya Sundar Debroy Replied on December 12, How are the drives configured in the BIOS?

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Restart computer and check. You may have a defective drive in the system. If detected boot to desktop.

But the issue which you described here is completely related to the hardware, and not related to Windows. Asia Pacific and Oceania. See your browser’s documentation for specific instructions.

When I disconnect all the sata devices then F10 works. How satisfied are you with this response?

Bios does not see SATA drives

Most likely the sata controller just died, though. May 21, Gateway MX Notebook. Sort by Author Post time Ascending Descending. Am I out of luck?

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