HD upgrade problem
Posted on 2002-06-06
I have a Award bios v4.51G. Motherboard is a Diamond Micronics C200. Currently I have a 20 Gig IDE Western Digital hd. I have Windows 98 SE installed and all is running fine.
I have two other hd's. One is a 40 Gig Seagate, the other a 40 Gig Western Digital. What I would like to do is upgrade/replace the 20 Gig hd with one of these 40 Gig hds. The problem is that when I tried to install them (just one at a time) the bios would not recognize them. I installed the hd then booted into the cmos setup. When I ran the auto detect hd feature the system just froze up.
I recently upgraded (flashed) the bios, so I don't believe this would be the problem.
My question is: How do I get one of these 40 Gig hd's to work in this system?