Re: IBM PC 300GL BIOS question

Re: IBM PC 300GL BIOS question


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Posted by Henry on January 18, 2002 at 14:10:11:

In Reply to: IBM PC 300GL BIOS question posted by Valer on January 15, 2002 at 16:57:08:

: I just happened to install a 15 GB IBM Deskstar HDD on an IBM PC 300GL (6282-75U), but the BIOS does not recognize but 8.4GB. It seems that it does not support LBA. I have the latest BIOS update from IBM website, but it still does not work. Does anyone know how to make the BIOS support LBA (if this is possible)?

: Please email me (vgotea@hotmail.com) if you have the solution.

: Thank you!


If the latest BIOS update from IBM does not support larger HDDs then the quickest, safest way to get large HDD support is to use an ATA/66 card; it will support HDDs up to about 128 GB.

Good Luck,
Henry




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