Problem with IDE Controller Please Help

Problem with IDE Controller Please Help


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Posted by Chicken on January 28, 2002 at 20:17:09:

I have a 166 Pentium with an advance data motherboard (I don't know what model number it is) and I am running windows 98. I just installed a 20 Gig. Maxtor Hard drive (5400 RPM). The computer recognizes the new drive; however, my primary and secondary IDE controllers have to be disabled to allow my computer to boot up: all drives are running in MS-DOS comp. mode file system). If anyone can offer any assistance it would greatly appreciated. Thank you.

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Intel PIIX4 Bus master IDE controller (ultra DMA Supported)
Bios v4.51 PG
Award Bios Extension v1.0A
Intel i430TX


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