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Windows 7: Marvell Controller Unplugged / Reboot and Select proper Boot device

06 Oct 2011   #21
quester12

multiple operating systems xp pro 32bit win7 64 bit pro and ultimate
 
 

justmike your storage controller is set to ide . do you have any ide drives installed? you can leave the storrage oprom on for now. its lookin for an ide drive not a sata drive. i think you need to change the setting. what are the other settings?

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06 Oct 2011   #22
justmike

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by quester12 View Post
justmike your storage controller is set to ide . do you have any ide drives installed? you can leave the storrage oprom on for now. its lookin for an ide drive not a sata drive. i think you need to change the setting. what are the other settings?
No, I have no drives that are IDE installed. My SATA mode is set to AHCI mode.

I see, well, I have no IDE drives. Do I change that setting for the storage controller to AHCI if it's available?

That's about it, the rest of the settings are standard, as I didn't change anything other than the boot order. The only other thing I changed which you can see in the picture is the Realtek PXE OPROM. I put it to Disabled since I don't use it and my first black screen booted to that.
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06 Oct 2011   #23
quester12

multiple operating systems xp pro 32bit win7 64 bit pro and ultimate
 
 

yes change that setting . save it. and restart your pc. tell me what you get.
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06 Oct 2011   #24
justmike

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I did that, and still says no hard disk is detected when I restarted. I think there is no point in having it enabled as it is searching for something I have not set-up.

Should I disable it then?
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06 Oct 2011   #25
quester12

multiple operating systems xp pro 32bit win7 64 bit pro and ultimate
 
 

yes disable it save it . tell me what happened.
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06 Oct 2011   #26
justmike

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I disabled it and saved.

When I restarted I saw the ASUS logo screen and it booted up straight to Windows.
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06 Oct 2011   #27
quester12

multiple operating systems xp pro 32bit win7 64 bit pro and ultimate
 
 

are you in windows now?
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06 Oct 2011   #28
justmike

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Yeah, been using Windows now for 20 minutes since I restarted. Since I disabled it, nothing has changed. Still working like it did when it was enabled.

Should I just leave it like this and see if I experience another black screen? Could be awhile, since they don't happen often at all.
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06 Oct 2011   #29
quester12

multiple operating systems xp pro 32bit win7 64 bit pro and ultimate
 
 

at your convienance.... check to see if you can see all your drives under computer . select the ssd if it shows up . check the properties and tell me what you see.
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06 Oct 2011   #30
justmike

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I can see all my drives under My Computer.

When I click properties on my C drive (which is my SSD), I see in the general tab:

Type: Local Disk
File system: NTFS

My used and free space and the capacity graph.
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