Question about IBM ThinkCentre M51 PC Desktop
Lenovo Thinkcentre running XP.
Wanted to install and eSata drive but only 2 Sata ports on motherboard so yanked out the DVD from one and attached the eSata cable and backing plate. Plugged in a 320GB drive which was recognised in the BIOS as IDE 3 correctly, but doesn't show up as a drive once booted to XP.
Can anyone suggest the next step?
Need to go in CMOS an
set non raid use sata mode for eSTAT ports in bios
Posted on Apr 17, 2009
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