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by hmilz
Thu Aug 17, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: ThinkPad L430/L530 and later Series
Topic: Adding a second harddisk on L540
Replies: 5
Views: 2054

Re: Adding a second harddisk on L540

Actually, I do not intend to boot from the second HDD. This was just for testing purposes. The problem is that as soon as I insert the second HDD, the machine sees it as the first drive (due to the SCSI Bus numbering which I think is weird), and _tries_ to boot from it, ignoring the internal HDD. My...
by hmilz
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:09 am
Forum: ThinkPad L430/L530 and later Series
Topic: Adding a second harddisk on L540
Replies: 5
Views: 2054

Re: Adding a second harddisk on L540

I know, but everything is blocked in the BIOS, and protected by supervisor passwd. I can only boot from HDD0 and PXE.
by hmilz
Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:24 am
Forum: ThinkPad L430/L530 and later Series
Topic: Adding a second harddisk on L540
Replies: 5
Views: 2054

Adding a second harddisk on L540

Hi everyone, I am trying to add a second HDD to my L540 using a caddy for the Ultrabay. The primary HDD is a Samsung 128GB SSD, 2,5", attached to the internal SATA3 port. The OS is on the internal disk, and for various reasons I have no way to change this (why would I, anyway?). The interesting part...

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