Boot from the card reader

Hello, everyone!

I made bootable (1 GB) Flash drive and SDHC-card (8 GB) bootable.

In the first case, I can start but in the second, I can't.

Computer:. Presario Compaq CQ61-310ER.

BIOS is updated.

Card reader works fine (with card SDHC in Win7).

What should I do?

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Hello

I looked on this topic, and here's what I discovered:

All storage devices that can be plugged into usb must meet the USB Mass Storage standard. There is a start of this section. If standard USB Mass Storage cannot apply in full (without standard boot section).

Some of the old external usb card readers have no start function. All modern readers start function (the case is not proven).

Internal drive can be connected to internal pci or usb. To start, in the first case, the bios must support 'pci boot function' (I don't know the correct name for it) and the reader must supports the start function. To begin in the second case bios must supports usb startup function and the reader must fully supports the usb mass storage standard. My player in-house to meet a basic element of the standard without start USB Mass Storage function. I found a lot of posts on this topic. If this is not a problem of my computer.

Topmahof thank you very much for your time and your answers.

I mark my problem as solved.

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