In the guide here, he suggested to back up and then do a proper format of the ssd. This has still been a huge performance increase over my GB, RPM laptop drive, even without being able to use the full potential of the X You will see now your hard disks are on the list. HardwareZone Forum Insider on Facebook. So are we to assume toggling that switch does not do anything to enable AHCI?
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My desktop somehow crashed and when I restarted, it cannot detect the boot disk.
Thanks for the detailed replies, oken and parsec, that helps clarify things a good bit. What Thinkpad s are you referring to?
What you can and should do c25 to make sure the partition is properly aligned on the drives only applies for Windows XP. Also how come there are people saying Windows 7 installs and works okay for them?
Important Forum Advisory Note. On an unrelated note, my Wi-Fi iwl connects much faster with 2. Last edited by dandreye on Wed Feb 08, 6: This discussion is locked. This is definitely an improvement, so I ran another quick dd to see if there was a change:.
Now you can create your partitions all over again. This content has been marked as final. Go to original post. Is it possible to restore the partition table and get it working as per normal? How big a problem is the lack of AHCI, and what is the recommended workaround? Thank you for inte, great posts. I thought it was spoilt but now you give me hope to fix it Thank you so much in advance for your inputs.
Is my data still recoverable in the sdd? The rest of partitions including your OS partitions are Primary.
If you forget to go this step and directly boot into windows, you will crash the windows. I grabbed a fresh copy of the Linux 2. I have an Intel x25m G1 ssd with this exact same problem!
Everything else stayed the same, except there was now no more drive-capacity limit. With the stock Ubuntu 2.
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The 0KB Unused Partitions are completely removed. The numbers seemed a bit low to me, though. Who is online Users browsing this forum: X60T PMs requesting personal tech support will be ignored. And yes, top-end utilization is certainly not my aim here Please type your message and try again.
Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 2.