SATA Hard Drive Not Detected in BIOS or Setup Tags: Asus SATA Hard Drives HD BIOS Storage Last response: May 6, 2011 4:41 PM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage May 5, 2011 7:37:56 AM no sata hd detected when booting asus p5q pro More about : sata hard drive detected bios setup Ubrales a b Ĉ ASUS a c 132 G Storage May 5, 2011 12:46:47 PM Is this a new SATA drive that you installed? If so, it must be formatted (NTFS) first. m 0 l WyomingKnott a b Ĉ ASUS a c 324 G Storage May 5, 2011 1:20:07 PM If the drive is indeed not detected in BIOS, they you can try Change the cables Change the SATA port See of this is one of the annoying motherboards (I doubt it) that requires individual ports to be enabled in the BIOS Is this a new drive, or one with data on it? Was it in that machine before? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer wizardprang May 6, 2011 4:41:37 PM Ubrales said:Is this a new SATA drive that you installed? If so, it must be formatted (NTFS) first. Not if the OP is talking about detection in the BIOS m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !