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Preparat
12-14-07, 05:43 PM
Ok, i dont have an FDD, i have not needed one for years. But now all my HDDs and CD/DVD drives are SATA and bootable CDs cant find the SATA drive

Is there a boot disk that woorks with SATA drives?

How do i win? :(

SlieTheSecond
12-14-07, 10:51 PM
USB?

Preparat
12-15-07, 05:57 AM
lol i didnt even know i can boot with a flash drive
thanks

I WIN!

honestjohn
12-15-07, 09:53 AM
lol i didnt even know i can boot with a flash drive
thanks

I WIN!

You can if your motherboard will allow you do do so. If you have an option in your BIOS called "Legacy USB Support" make sure it's Enabled.

Here is a free tool from HP to help create the bootable USB flash drive. I used it when I needed to back-up my video card's BIOS before Flashing it ......

http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file/fid,64963-order,1-page,1/description.html

Preparat
12-15-07, 12:32 PM
You can if your motherboard will allow you do do so. If you have an option in your BIOS called "Legacy USB Support" make sure it's Enabled.

Here is a free tool from HP to help create the bootable USB flash drive. I used it when I needed to back-up my video card's BIOS before Flashing it ......

http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file/fid,64963-order,1-page,1/description.html

"I WIN" meant that my MB can and i already flashed my video card :)
Thanks for helping anyway