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SATA PORT NOT WORKING

I have a MSI Motherboard. In the motherboard has SATA port also.
But the SATA Port does not work. When i connect there SATA HDD or SATA DVD Writer than i have face some problem. The Display shows me as BIOS ERROR.UPDATE BIOS.
Please give me a suggesion How can i update the BIOS. Would I can do this? If yes then why...

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  • Yannick Verhoog May 11, 2010

    To update your BIOS you need to know two things:

    1. Your motherboard make and model.

    2. Your BIOS version.

    Your motherboard model can be retrieved by contacting the company you bought your PC from, if it is of a brand, like Dell.

    Or, if it is a constum PC, by looking at the receipt.

    Your BIOS version is displayed during startup, before windows (or any other OS) starts to load. Somewhere in some upper corner of your screen, something like v1.2.53564 will be displayed.

    If you could post those two things I could help you.

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The universally accepted HDD is the IDE, why are you trying to make it with a SATA? With a IDE you will avoid all the troubles. Yes! SATArequires a change in the BIOS. We can help you do the change, if you know how to do it. Playing with BIOS can cause the entire MB to burn out and destroy itself.

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