Recent content by acellier

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    Promise 100TX2 And 200GB HDD

    Hallelujah! TestDisk (from www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk ) recovered my 102GB partition and the data therein. Many thanks to Christophe GRENIER !!! ...Al
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    Promise 100TX2 And 200GB HDD

    Thanks for your suggestions. I discovered that in searching for drivers for Vista, I had installed an older driver. With the newer driver installed, I again have the full capacity. Now if I can figure out how to edit the partition table to recognize the NTFS and the data on this partition... ...Al
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    Promise 100TX2 And 200GB HDD

    Before Vista, the drive had been working properly for a couple of years - including in XP and 98SE, and PM. Would Vista have altered the MB BIOS? I wouldn't think so... And during boot the Promise BIOS sees the full size. I'm not sure I should flash either BIOS yet - ... Al
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    Promise 100TX2 And 200GB HDD

    In the process of fooling with Vista I seem to have garbled my 3rd HDD, a 200GB WD drive connected via a Promise Ultra 100TX2. During bootup, the Promise screen shows the full capacity as 189GB but Windows only sees about 137GB. Even Partition Magic 8. Only the last of several partitions is...
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    Reset Startup Choice?

    I installed Vista on my 2nd HDD. First HDD had Win98SE on 1st partition, XP on 2nd. Now every startup wants to go to Vista, and the 98SE choice has disappeared from the "older windows" screen. How can I reset the startup so it goes immediately to choices that include 98SE, XP (default), and...