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AHCI mode, Why can I no longer boot from CD/DVD?

by garyu203 / October 22, 2011 1:27 AM PDT

Upgraded to a SSD and was told to change the BIOS to AHCI mode but in doing so, In the boot order, boot from CD/DVD in no longer an option. Is this normal?
AMD-840 processor on a GIGABYTE BOARD

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Sounds like a bug.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 22, 2011 1:43 AM PDT

File it with the maker. I take it that the CDDVD drive and media was tested elsewhere?

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ACHI Mode
by garyu203 / October 22, 2011 4:46 AM PDT
In reply to: Sounds like a bug.

Yes, the cd/dvd drive is A-OK
I`m referring to the BIOS boot order, in the AHCI mode I do not have the choice to boot from any other drive. If I go back to the IDE mode, it is available and will do so.
Thanks

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 22, 2011 4:59 AM PDT
In reply to: ACHI Mode

The maker's site for new BIOS versions. I missed if the CD/DVD drive is sata.
Bob

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