Satellite A100 PSAA2 - HDD counters every 30 seconds after the BIOS update


I recently renewed my BIOS to 2.20 to 2.30 on a Toshiba A100 PSAA2, after that my disc HARD spindows every 30 seconds when not in service, the shortenes course, that's life. I tried, clean XP SP3 and other Toshiba utils, programs like drive HARD silencer, Ubuntu, now I'm working on Win 7 RC, the problem remains, even when I select No to turn off the hard disk in the Windows settings.

I think that Toshiba set the counters of setting in the BIOS to shorten the life of HARD drive... How downgrade the BIOS to 2.20 v., this watch WinPhlash I have an older BIOS and could not crush him.

Can someone help me?

Have you tried to reset the BIOS to its default settings?

Only an ASP (Authorized Service Partner) may downgrade a BIOS. There is a list of the ASP on the Toshiba site.

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