Just bought 40gb Fujitsu HD (IDE), its invisible to bios!

Just bought 40gb Fujitsu HD (IDE), its invisible to bios!


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Posted by Robbo on September 29, 2001 at 11:20:58:


I just bought a 40gb fujitsu hard drive (IDE) - my bios freezes on auto-detect and doesn't recognise it at all. I have a fairly ancient K6-2 (350mhz), with the following bios details:

BIOS Date: 10/27/99
BIOS Type: Award Modular BIOS v4.51PG
BIOS ID: 10/27/1999-ALADDIN5-2A5KKJ1EC
BIOS Eval: V.542B/542BS B06 12-16-1998
Chipset: ALi M1541 rev 4

Fujitsu : MPG3xxxAT 40gb

have no idea where\what program\driver etc. I require to get this to work and I'm nervous about bios flash. Shall I take the h\d back?

Please help!


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