17GB: 03/27/97-i430vx-8680-2A59GC39C-00

BIOS update, EIDE card, or overlay software? (FAQ Hard disk recognition)
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DJ Emile
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HI ALL
i'm looking for a bios update so i can see large HDD's,
this is wat i get of the bios info.
:roll:
award plug & play bios v1.0A 1997
03/27/97-i430vx-8680-2A59GC39C-00.
on the motherboard i see this " 5VLM M101 151" and on a sticker on the side of a ISA slot "5VLM0-C150 CTG6332-4"
SN: M9709014244
can you help me please?
edwin
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Chaintech 5VLM0
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use at your own risk and let us know if it worked and if so, what harddisk you used.
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DJ Emile
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Hi
furst of all i thank you for the driver it works fine i must just testing to fdisk and format the drive of 17Gb i let you know ok.
now i'm get in the bios start page only the "5vlm00 128Gb beta" to note that i do the bios update, can i get it away?
DJ Emile
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DJ Emile wrote:Hi
furst of all i thank you for the driver it works fine i must just testing to fdisk and format the drive of 17Gb i let you know ok.
now i'm get in the bios start page only the "5vlm00 128Gb beta" to note that i do the bios update, can i get it away?
It's tested an works fine now thanks for the driver again.
DJ Emile
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hi,
i have test the bios driver now on win98, win98se, win me and win2000pro.
and everything works fine i'm tested also on 17Gb, 60Gb, 120Gb.
and no problem.

greetings DJ Emile :lol:
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Thank you for letting us know 8)
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