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Windows 7: GPT Hard drive issues with installing Windows 7 Ultimate..


21 Dec 2012   #21

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Do Step three next.
3) Reset BIOS to default, and reboot to BIOS make sure Secure Boot is disabled.
NOTE: Check your manufacturer's uEFI BIOS manual for settings.
Startup Options Menu - Boot to in Windows 8

& so on.


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21 Dec 2012   #22

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I have disabled secure boot saved changes and still only the HDD shows up when i go into the boot menu, do i have to put the dvd drive at .1 and hdd at .2? Sorry for being such a pain haha
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21 Dec 2012   #23

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NO.

Have you looked at Step four & five?
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21 Dec 2012   #24

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yes and it does not help i still only have the option of booting one the hdd, one option only comes up.


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21 Dec 2012   #25

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Do you have a BOOT OVERRIDE in your uEFI/BIOS firmware.
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21 Dec 2012   #26

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Not that i can see no, im back in BIOS and nothing there for BOOT OVERRIDE
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21 Dec 2012   #27

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On my test PC, it is on last page.
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21 Dec 2012   #28

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cannot even see test pc on the last page?
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21 Dec 2012   #29

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edit: my test PC.
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21 Dec 2012   #30

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is that on UEFI/BIOS page or on and through somewhere on the desktop, as i cannot see nothing at all in BIOS for my test pc


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