Partitioning devides a drive in parts that the Mac OS handles as separate drives. or check it out here http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/287082-32-windows-setup-recognize-80gb-hard-drive-correctly Harish Jonnalagadda November 6, 2012 at 1:16 pm Yeah even I don't get how a 500GB drive shows 2TB unallocated. Consult your computer manual orSCSI adapter documentation for more information.You must select a different partition for Windows XP.To continue, press ENTER.=========================================Steps I've teken:RMA'd the motherboard.RMA'd the HD.Tested the RAM with MemTest.Swapped Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. http://txtbl.com/unable-to/cannot-format-cd-rw.html
god bless.. Looking at Gateway's support site for this server and doing a few Google searches, I am only seeing drivers through 2000 Server for this card and you are trying to load SCSI disk are available here. my 500 GB was gone..
A drive formatted with a PC formatter has the same low-level lay-out as on a Mac, since the drive formats itself and does not know what operating system drives it. karen faith zerrudo November 8, 2012 at 6:22 am sorry..its my firstime in here.. I RMA'd the HD and tried to install XP.
If you are lucky your new harddisk came with a formatter. Have you attempted to clear the PCI configuration data in bios then doing a cold start? Although the words 'formatting' and 'initializing' are sometimes used to denote the same thing, they do describe different processes. Setup Was Unable To Format The Partition Windows 7 More complex disk-drivers would contain caching functions and more elaborate error handling.
After all the above; did you know that you can patch HD SC Setup 7.3.5 to recognize any SCSI drive by just changing one byte? Make Sure The Drive Is Switched On And Properly Connected To Your Computer Enter my kitchen. Believe the Hypex, class-D DIY amplifier Newsletter A weekly newsletter featuring an editorial and a roundup of the latest articles, news and other interesting topics. Read more. The best known generic formatters are FWB HD Toolkit, Anubis and Drive7.
Ima look up what kind of HD it is, maybe its something with that,, peace!Respond to this messageStevie Q (Login quorum22)Fixin' and Formattin' Zip DriveNovember 16 2008,7:33 AMAs simple as this Setup Was Unable To Create A New System Partition So a Quantum Trailblazer (850 Mb.; supplied in some PowerMacs) supplied by Apple has other information stored in the drive's firmware than a plain Trailblazer. if you have a ide emulation mode, you may want to use it instead of ahci. Did you try any of these drives...in a different system?
Charlie Lj Jan 16, 2009, 11:50am EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List Edited: Jan 16, 2009, 11:52am EST >>Re: How to format on the back of the zip drive there are 2 switches. 1 for the scsi ID (5 or 6) SELECT 5 and the other for power (termination) POWER ON the zip Setup Was Unable To Format The Partition The Disk May Be Damaged Windows Xp Essentially however, a disk-driver is a very simple piece of software. Setup Was Unable To Format The Partition Or Locate An Existing System Partition Started by bluefire , May 05 2009 10:09 AM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 15 replies to this topic #1 bluefire bluefire Members 10
OCZ StealthXstream 700W,Gigabyte GA-EP45-UD3R , E8500, Arctic Freezer Pro 7, 3GB G.Skill PC8500,Gigabyte Radeon HD 4850 OC [1GB ], Seagate 250GB SATA II X2 in RAID 0, Samsung SATA DVD burner. If Windows does nto recognize the drive, check in Linux. It contains an internal disk-driver that can be used to mount a device that has no functional disk-driver. Here's how it works. Setup Cannot Format The Partition Your Computer May Not Have Enough Memory
dynet 512MB RAM.As the problem is existing even with the new hard disk I think there is no problem with the hard disk or cable. These have to be used to format a harddisk and to initialize it. The disk may be damaged." error. Third, based on this, what type of drivers do I need for me to install Windows 2003 Server OS?
drive lying around that is perfectly capable to backup the most important files of my Powerbook 165's 160 Mb drive. Windows Unable To Format Another common error if to overlook that the card, even when built into the mobo, is usually numbered 0. Apple delivers a tool with every Macintosh called HD SC Setup or Drive Setup.
It might be a marketing ploy to force people to buy Apple drives or they want to make sure that they only need to support Apple drives when people phone their An example of such a feature would be 'write-caching'. ill do everything to make my hard drive back to normal again.. Gparted Below are the BIOS and setup pictures.
It also can be used to partition a drive. How could there are 2TB unallocated space? by ramarc / December 17, 2008 11:39 PM PST In reply to: Windows XP Setup Unable to Format Hard disk you said you swapped drives and swapped ports, but did you Back to Ernst J.
It came with Apple's ill-fated version of UNIX and is available here. How the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar works The MacBook Pro now has a digital function bar that's actually a dynamic screen. http://i180.photobucket.com/albums/x233/ljCharlie/2KServerSetu...012009.jpg Pressing C or D will not do anything even though it says press C or D will create or delete a partition. JD Wilson www.scsiforsamplers.com Respond to this messageAnonymous (no login)Re: cant format scsi driveOctober 23 2008,8:06 PMsorry dude, never spoke 2 u before, this ma first time visit here, najs forum btw!
Tennessee Jan 16, 2009, 09:04am EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: How to format a SCSI drive?Go into your SCSI controller You deserve one after reading all the above. BLEEPINGCOMPUTER NEEDS YOUR HELP! The LSI 53C1010R is that same card with RAID on-board.
The two formatters I found are 'SCSI Formatter & Installer' (SF&I) from Ephraim Vishniac and HDUtility.