PC Hardware forum

General discussion

Motherboard Help

Why do i have to manuel find my hard drive in my bios when I boot my computer.... Could my motherboard be bad or my hard drive? After I manuel do it, The computer runs fine... Could it be the Bios battery....Any help plz...
Winxp
AMD 1800
Atx board K7vta3

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Motherboard Help
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Motherboard Help
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
(NT) (NT) What settings do you have for that drive in theBIOS???

In reply to: Motherboard Help

Collapse -
Re: Motherboard Help

In reply to: Motherboard Help

If it's the battery, you'd have to reset the time-date.
set the BIOS to AUTO for Hdd options. If you used the bios option to detect the Hdd, those settings would remain in BIOS.
what happens when you boot w/o using bios id?

Popular Forums

icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

GRAMMYS 2019

Here's Everything to Know About the 2019 Grammys

Find out how to watch the Grammy Awards if you don't have cable and more.