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Picked up a HP dc7100 but will not boot from sata

\015 Picked up a 2nd hand HP dc7100 but will not boot from sata drive. Not a boot option in the bios setup any suggestions?\015

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You should have an option on the dc7100 in bios to enable sata in the devices section. Mine always worked fine with sata. If nothing else works remove the security chip, reset the cmos and reboot with the Hard Drive connected and it should connect. If that doesn't work Try flashing the bios just in case it got corrupted.
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