L i f e B o o k N S e r i e s N o t e b o o k B I O S
Primary Master Submenu of the Main Menu
The Primary Master submenu identifies what ATA devices are installed.
Figure 2. Primary Master Submenu
Table 2: Fields, Options and Defaults for the Primary Master Submenu of the Main Menu
Selects the ATA/ATAPI device type. Select Auto to have the type
automatically identified by the BIOS at POST. If None is selected, all
of the following Set-up items do not appear. Select CD-ROM if a
CD-ROM drive is installed at this connection. If Hard Disk is
selected, you must specify the number of Cylinders, Heads, and Sec-
tors for the drive.
Logical Block Addressing (LBA)
The total number of sectors on your hard disk
The maximum capacity of your hard disk
A number between
0 and 65,535
This item is active only when Hard Disk is selected as the type. This
field is changed by incrementing (pressing the [Spacebar]) or by typ-
ing in the number.
PhoenixBIOS Setup Utility
Save and Exit
Item Specific Help
Select ATA/ATAPI drive
The BIOS auto-types the
drive on boot time.
You enter parameters of
The drive is disabled.
Primary Master [HITACHI_DK23EA-40]
LBA Mode Control:
[Multiword DMA 2]
Ultra DMA Mode: