which motherboard wont post without hard disk? Tags: Motherboards Hard Drives Last response: April 4, 2002 7:51 AM in Motherboards Share blue_heart March 30, 2002 4:27:41 PM any idea? please state the brand name and model number wish if there was UnDo in the life More about : motherboard wont post hard disk delpart April 3, 2002 2:10:35 PM If there is a motherboard that will not post without a HDD, I wouldn't get it. They should all post whether a HDD is present or not. You may get an error message but that doesn't prevent the boot from completing and the boot process to begin. en Xristos FatBurger April 3, 2002 3:43:52 PM What is the point of this thread? I feel like one of us is missing something, and I don't think it's me. <font color=blue>If you don't buy Windows, then the terrorists have already won!</font color=blue> - Microsoft Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer blue_heart April 4, 2002 7:51:18 AM fat, i do not remember where and when i saw a reply from a user trying to troubleshoot a problem for another user, telling him that your motherboard maybe wont work if the hard disk is not attached. so i just remembered this and needed to ask and make sure if this is true or not. but i think it is not true wish if there was UnDo in the life Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGigabyte motherboard won't boot\ POST with USB plugged in... ForumSolid Cursor, Won't Post , Acer Aspire One D255 AOD255 ForumHard disk works but won't boot even after XP repair, fixmbr, etc ForumHard Disk Won't Initialize ForumHP dv6000 notebook won't boot after hard disk upgrade ForumSo which hard disk to choose? ForumNew build WON'T POST ForumNew build, no post , won't power off, no picture ForumHard drives clicking with disk read error. Motherboard related? ForumVista wont boot without disk in the drive ForumPC wont post after bios. ForumComputer won't post ForumWindows 7 won't boot after new motherboard but can get to BIOS? ForumGateway M460 Laptop Doesn't POST with New Seagate Hard Drives ForumHome Built - won't post ForumIntel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 ForumKK266 T-bird wont post! Forummotherboard upgrade ForumMotherboard Firewire pins Forummotherboard help More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !