Posted 17 August 2009 - 08:51 PM
Yes its in the bios. When the power went out it may have damaged something in the SATA controller. If you have the manual or know the make of your computer or motherboard you can look up the instructions for the bios on the internet. It will tell you where to change the setting to IDE emulation mode. I would try that before ordering an adapter card. Post back if you need help finding the manual. I will respond tomorrow. I will need the make and model of the computer or the make and model of the motherboard. At the very least what BIOS your computer has.. IE: Award, AMI, Phoenix (I belive that is AWARD) ETc...
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