SATA instead of IDE ? When i change this restart notebook then crash simply wont boot on SATA.

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MPTraxx
MPTraxx Member Posts: 13

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Hi,

I just want ask… Why i cant change my SSD in an old notebook Extensa 5620 from IDE to SATA in BIOS? When i change this restart notebook then crash simply wont boot on SATA. Is not supported? I have SATA SSD.

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  • MPTraxx
    MPTraxx Member Posts: 13

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    I tried bcdedit command also registry edit but not success... I set in bios ahci then i installed Windows now works.

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  • JackE
    JackE ACE Posts: 44,726 Trailblazer
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    When the boot drive's operating mode is changed, the operating system must typically be re-installed on the drive's new operating mode in order to boot.

    Jack E/NJ

  • MPTraxx
    MPTraxx Member Posts: 13

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    I tried bcdedit command also registry edit but not success... I set in bios ahci then i installed Windows now works.

  • JackE
    JackE ACE Posts: 44,726 Trailblazer
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    Good for you. Thanks for reporting back. 🙂

    Jack E/NJ