troubleshooting Question

No available drive showing while trying to install Windows 10 on Lenovo IdeaPad 5i with SSD.

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I am trying to install Windows 10 Enterprise on a new Lenovo IdeaPad 5i with a USB drive (came with W10 Home installed) and for some reason, there are no available drives detected during the install.  I went into DISKPART during the install and it shows nothing there either.

The laptop runs fine on W10 Home, there is only one drive (C: and it is SSD).  The BIOS does not have legacy support and it took me some time to get it to boot from USB (the USB I use all the time on other computers would not show up until I used Rufus to create a new one) then it booted and started to load until it got to the point where it saw no available drives.

I am guessing there is something in the BIOS or some other security setting causing he issue but I have not been able to find it.  Any help is appreciated, thanks!  Here are some images of the BIOS if this helps:

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