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Change of HD problems

Trying to upgrade my hd on a Toshiba a15 s127 from a stock 30GB 4200 rpm to a seagate 120 Gb and 5200 rpm but my laptop cant see the new hd and I cant get in to the bios??? ive upgraded my hdd from a 30 gig to a 60 gig toshiba hdd now bios dosnt see any hdd. After calling toshiba they say i have to use a 30 gig or less and i am wondering if there is a work around for this issue? i have done bios update. Any insight would be appreciated

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check if the hard drive you bought is an IDE or SATA hard drive. if it is SATA you cant use it on your laptop. it should be IDE

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Change of HD problems


check if the hard drive you bought is an IDE or SATA hard drive. if it is SATA you cant use it on your laptop. it should be IDE

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