Question about Biostar A780L Motherboard w/ AMD Athlon X2 7850 Black Edition Processor Bundle (A780LWX27850BE)

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I'm installing a biostar a78ldm2s and everything turns on but I keep getting a read disk error on the hard drives that I try to use. I've tried 5 different hard drives and get the same result.

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Hello here you can download a manual:

http://www.biostar-usa.com/app/en-us/support/download.php

By entering the right mainboard number.

Try to set the bios to factory settings.Load default settings.
And set the boot order: first boot device:dvd, second, the harddrive.
If you are using a IDE drive make sure its set as master.
A sata drive does not have that function.
Make sure the windows disk is clean and without scratces.

Here is a youtube video that shows you how:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sMc5ukMguEo

Good luck

Posted on Nov 04, 2012

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SOURCE: Biostar P4M800-M7A Motherboard SATA RaiD Mirror Array As C boot Disk

hi, you need not have to upgrade the BIOS,, set the SATA HD on the IDE channel in the BIOS, or what options r avilable for SATA controller, if it is set to RAID, you will need a raid utility to format the SATA, or it wont shoe in windows, let ,e know

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SOURCE: Biostar GF8100 M2+ TE with AM2 and cannot install

Bad stick of memory? If you have multiple sticks, try removing one, then the other, and see how far you get with installation.

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SOURCE: biostar gf7100 mp - wont boot with ext usb drive attached

Hi, What you have to do is shut down the machine, pull the CMOS battery(CR2032) out and out and put your jumper on pins 1-2 from 2-3. Wait 30 seconds and put the battery back in. After installing the battery, put your jumper back to pins 2-3 from 1-2. This should work.

Posted on Jul 08, 2009

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SOURCE: Problem with Biostar P4M800-M7A Motherboard

I had exactly the same problem.... waste hours on it. I solved it by clearing the CMOS. Pins 1 and 2 on JCMOS1 are closed in normal operation mode. Move the jumper to pins 2 and 3. I then pressed the power button a few times (the motherboard will not respond to the power button at all when it is configured to reset the CMOS), but I don't think pressing the power button is neccessary. After about 30 seconds, put the jumper back on pins 1 and 2, and power up. When I did this the motherboard responded finally. Hope it helps! :D

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