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10-26-2000, 08:13 AM
I have a 4GB quantum HDD. I connected it to another computer results failure. It shows a boot error ( Invalid SYstem disk). After that I connected it as a slave to my computer but is appears only in the BIOS. Some times it appears but said that invalid FAT. How can I retreive my data from the HDD.

10-26-2000, 09:42 AM
invalid system disk usually means somethings wrong in the bios setting try setting the hard drive to auto detect lba mode or large mode. is it a fat 16 or 32? and 2what system did you take it from and what type of sytem are you trying to install it to? these questions will give me a better picture but try this first....... http://www.PCGuide.com/ubb/biggrin.gif