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    NvME as Boot device

    Hi

    I have asus rog strix b450-f board.

    I have added 2 x NvME Drives.

    neither of these seem to be able to be set as the BOOT Device, i have also tried the 2 NvME as a RAID again cannot boot from this.

    is this normal?

    if so what is the point of adding NvME on a motherboard if its not possible to boot from them?

    thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by keithdib View Post
    Hi

    I have asus rog strix b450-f board.

    I have added 2 x NvME Drives.

    neither of these seem to be able to be set as the BOOT Device, i have also tried the 2 NvME as a RAID again cannot boot from this.

    is this normal?

    if so what is the point of adding NvME on a motherboard if its not possible to boot from them?

    thanks
    I don't have this board but googling the details... Looks like this guy was experiencing similar issues.

    https://www.reddit.com/r/ASUS/commen..._in_the_trash/

    I would have "NVMe Support" enabled in BIOS, even if your not using it as RAID.
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    so now I try to RAID SATA Drives..

    Only to find out if I use RAID on SATA ALL SATA posts become RADI, no long have an option to use an optical drive

    also the BIOS menu's are like a maze, you need 2 separate documents to configure a simple RAID,

    Republic of Gamers, should be republic of ****ing idiots..

    I WILL NEVER buy any ASUS product again, especially an ROG item

    I am off to buy a MOBO that actually works

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    boot device must contain windows boot manager file in the nvme disk otherwise it wont boot.

    dont set as raid . functions of configuring RAID is different .

    reser the bios setttings to default , then try to set nvme disk

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    The Storage section Specifications in the User Manual describes NVME setup depending on CPU and GPU installed.
    Page 3-16 lists M.2 setup.

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