Laptop doesnt detect the hard drive

joy - Jul 25, 2009 at 07:36 AM
 Emmanuel Meliten Giniawecom - Dec 8, 2010 at 06:07 PM
i have a brand new laptop HP mini
it was functional on the first day..
on the 2nd day, It wont boot because it wont detect the hard drive
it has the same cable IDE. the bios wont detect it..
please help! thanks

2 responses

dancedhall Posts 3056 Registration date Wednesday May 13, 2009 Status Member Last seen March 12, 2010 655
Jul 25, 2009 at 08:58 AM
hi there,

when staring your machine press (del) or whatever key displayed to enter bios

once in the bios settings try to see the attached devices or boot sequence and make hard drive primary boot

or reset to default >save & exit

Emmanuel Meliten Giniawecom
Dec 8, 2010 at 06:07 PM
thank you so much dancedhall.
my problem is upon installation.
how can i go into the bios system when im currently installing my new laptop with the Os.

thank so much please help!