Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 08-22-2005, 08:25 PM   #1
Baseband Member
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 37
Default Hard drives

I recently purchased a new motherboard (ABIT IC-7G) and hooked all my old components up. Everything works fine except for the hard drives which sucks because they are the worst thing that could out. I had two drives, both western digital and they were both working before I switched the motherboard. One was the primary and other I backed my system up using Norton Ghost. The one drive would not even be recognized by the motherboard and I had a friend hook it up to his drive. No luck, so I took it as bad luck and ordered a new one. The second drive is recognized and Goback comes up but then it states a failure code:gb_ui_system (1147). Does this mean both drives are bad and if so, something seems wrong. How can both drives go out when nothing was running? Can anyone help? Thanks

CPU: Northwood P4, 3.0 Ghz with HT
2 GB of SDRAM (4-512MB)
40GB and 30GB Hard Drives

gartht799 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-22-2005, 11:52 PM   #2
Daemon Poster
acphenom's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 667
Send a message via MSN to acphenom Send a message via Yahoo to acphenom
Default Re: Hard drives

Maybe you need to install the drivers for the hard drives or you need a BIOS update.
Windows XP Pro 17" LCD Monitor (1280 x 1024)
nForce3 250 Chipset Athlon 64 2800+ w/ C'n'Q
1 x 512MB DDR400 CL3 SDRAM 40GB IDE 7,200rpm HDD (8MB Cache)
nVidia GeForce MX420 64MB PCI On-Board Audio
acphenom is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:06 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0