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2100 hard drive detection error

2014-11-20, 8:23 AM

My W530 has just started displaying the detection error, however, Windows can still see the device, as well as the BIOS

 

Windows shows it as the actual hard drive model.

 

however, the BIOS shows it as DISK.

 

does this mean the drive is failing(again), or is it the SATA controller?


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Re: 2100 hard drive detection error

2015-01-18, 8:34 AM

the issue is a known bug. for anyone else having issues(shuld probably post in the windows 10 section) the problem is caused by the sata driver enabling power states on the hard drive that the bios doesnt support.

 

seems to have been patched in build 9879


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Re: 2100 hard drive detection error

2014-11-20, 14:09 PM
The mSATA SSD or the hard drive?

W520: 2960XM, Q2000M @ 1091/1380, 32GB RAM, 500GB&750GB HDD & 500GB SSD, FHD&MB168B+
X61T: L7500, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, XGA screen, Ultrabase
W550s: 5600U, K620M at 1164/1281, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, 3K touchscreen
X200s: SL9400, 6GB RAM, 64GB SD card, WXGA+ screen
TPT1: 1839-23U
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Re: 2100 hard drive detection error

2014-11-20, 14:49 PM
The 500gb one. Msata shows up as drive 1.

It might be possible that the 500gb chose a random moment to fail that just so happened to coincide with me installing windows 10

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Re: 2100 hard drive detection error

2014-11-20, 15:20 PM
Probably a random fluke, though I don't know how it could happen. Maybe clean the SATA connectors on both sides?

W520: 2960XM, Q2000M @ 1091/1380, 32GB RAM, 500GB&750GB HDD & 500GB SSD, FHD&MB168B+
X61T: L7500, 4GB RAM, 500GB HDD, XGA screen, Ultrabase
W550s: 5600U, K620M at 1164/1281, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, 3K touchscreen
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Re: 2100 hard drive detection error

2015-01-05, 16:33 PM

Called lenovo, they replaced the hard drive. worked fine with linux, windows 7 and windows 8. Installed the Tech preview, the hard drive warning immediately came back.


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Re: 2100 hard drive detection error

2015-01-18, 8:34 AM

the issue is a known bug. for anyone else having issues(shuld probably post in the windows 10 section) the problem is caused by the sata driver enabling power states on the hard drive that the bios doesnt support.

 

seems to have been patched in build 9879


Just a volunteer. Please post your questions in the forum, as I will not reply if they are sent in a personal message.

Yoga 14(20FY): i5-6200U, HD 520 + 940M, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, Ubuntu 18.04
Yoga Home 900(27ibu): i7-5500, HD5500 + 940A, 8GB RAM, 500GB HDD, Windows Insider Fast
X1 Tablet (20GH): m7-6Y75, 16GB RAM , 256GB NVMe , Intel® HD Graphics 515
Legion Y530(15ICH): i7-8750H, 32GB RAM, 512GB NVMe + 500GB SSD, UHD 630 + 1050Ti

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