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Old 06-04-2006, 01:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I recently decided to overclock my computer. I set the frequency from 133 to 150 and it was working perfectly. So then i thought id change the ratio from 1:1 to 2:3. Right after i got out of the bios it wouldnt boot. So i cleared my cmos and i was able to change back my settings.

Then after the post it said boot from cd so i tried to boot xp then it said it cant continue cause it can detect my HDD. I dont know how to get it to work and i dont know if maybe it has something to do with the jumpers or what. please help!

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Old 06-04-2006, 04:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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unless you knocked the cable out of the hdd my guess is when you reset CMOS it lost its record of your hdd and is not autodetecting it again. have a poke around in BIOS for something along the lines of "auto-detect ide drives". that should fix you up.

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Old 06-04-2006, 11:44 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Ya the IDE cable wasnt in all the way. Everthings working good again thanks a lot.
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