Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: Proffitt Forum moderator October 28, Also, make sure, the boot sequence in Bios is set to boot from your OS HDD at first, and exclude the controller from the boot sequence for now. If you can boot with the card installed but no drive attached then see if new firmware for the card corrects it. I, liked this forum. I suppose you have consulted the mainboard manual for advanced boot priority options?

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The keyboard works fine. Manufacturers have the choice what flash chip they use. Erasing the BIOS should be a harmless it is easy enough to reflash afterall but if you like, I will try it when I get my card and follow up.

Turns out one of the ports is defective, if I only use the good port the card works fine, Windows boots fine, and the drive functions fine in Windows.

Hi, please can someone tell me if this card is bootable, here sata,ink what im gonna buy http: Once the formatting was done, Windows recognized it just fine. I bought it less than a year ago and I will request the store I bought it from to replace it.


When the computer boots, the following is displayed on my screen: I tried a PS2 keyboard – got the same results.

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But at least you were able to flash the non-Raid Bios onto the card, if I have seen that correctly. Since this sataljnk has an external connector, you might play with the jumpers. Proffitt Forum moderator October 6, 9: Note that satalonk UpdFlash.

But I just change the pci card to another slot, and the bios did not hang up during booting. It comes with Raid Bios, so I had to flash it. Is there any way to have it just time out and continue? Proffitt Forum moderator October 7, If so, then the BIOS is be.

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Thank you, that was fast jejejā€¦. Then try again, please.

SCSI boot should satapink the trick. Also, make sure, the boot sequence in Bios is set to boot from your OS HDD at first, and exclude the controller from the boot sequence for now. I went into the Device Manager, and clicked on the Silicon a.


Windows booted up fine, and I was able to format it with the “Manager” pull-down when I right-clicked on “My Computer”.

Also, when I tried to flash it under DOS, it gives me a long list flash chips to choose from. Also, the driver version is to be matched with the BIOS version and type.

Same thing with F4. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. I’ll give it a try.

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That, along with pictures from other manufacturers suggests that while the Pad satalimk exposed it is on the underside. This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest.

Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Back to Computer Help forum 12 total posts. Advertisements or commercial links. You need to look at your card then.