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Y560 - Booting from eSata

<h2>Question</h2> <p>Is E-sata boot &nbsp;possible for y560 (0646)?</p> <h2>Answer</h2> <p>BIOS 71 has included this feature.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <ol> <li>Plug eSata to the laptop</li> <li>Power up the machine</li> <li>Boot into BIOS by pressing F2</li> <li>Select Boot tab</li> <li>Once in the boot that you will be able to see your eSata being excluded from the boot order<br /><img src="http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/image/serverpage/image-id/2907i555914EEF4B37874/image-size/original?v=mpbl-1&amp;px=-1" border="0" alt="esata1.jpg" title="esata1.jpg" align="center" /><br /><br /></li> <li>Go to Item number 8 and press X to remove USB FDC from the list<br /><img src="http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/image/serverpage/image-id/2909iEAC51272590269BF/image-size/original?v=mpbl-1&amp;px=-1" border="0" alt="esata2.jpg" title="esata2.jpg" align="center" /></li> <li>Now go to the eSata drive which is in the "Excluded from boot order list"</li> <li>Press X to include it into the list.<br /><img src="http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/image/serverpage/image-id/2911i69C7FF20CCA154B7/image-size/original?v=mpbl-1&amp;px=-1" border="0" alt="esata3.jpg" title="esata3.jpg" align="center" /></li> <li>Press F10 and select Yes to save BIOS settings</li> <li>Press F12 and you will see eSata in the boot list.<br /><br /><img src="http://forums.lenovo.com/t5/image/serverpage/image-id/2913iA24EBA3D2647C816/image-size/original?v=mpbl-1&amp;px=-1" border="0" alt="esata4.jpg" title="esata4.jpg" align="center" /></li> </ol>

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sandipghelani On 2012-12-12, 8:13 AM
<p>I have ideapad p500 with windows 8. 750gb hard disk useable 675gb</p><p> </p><p>i tried to make partition in my hard disk but i not able to use more than 350gb. my windows 8 drive has more than 325 hard disk space. I want to use more space to make other partition and it shows me that there is no more space for shrink in windows 8 partition. </p><p> </p><p>i want to know how can i use that space which is of no use in windows 8 partition.</p><p> </p><p>Help me to solve my problem.............</p>

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