New Laptop with nvme hdd - tried a clean Win install - can't install win on drive (but can see it)
We just got a new Lenovo Thinkpad P51 computer with a single nvme HDD.
I normally always just delete the disk and do a clean Windows installation to get rid of all crapware etc. We started the computer with a USB stick with Win10 1703, the disk is on the disk list, and we did delete the partitions, create a new partition, but then I only get a message that Windows can't be installed on that drive. Check BIOS settings.
It's not my first computer, and I have of course change BIOS settings to remove Secure Boot, and that it can boot from both Legacy and UEFI (and also tried just Legacy and just UEFI).
On other computers the same issue has been solved going into command promt and diskpart, then clean the disk and convert to MBR.
This will not work on this computer.
We have tried all tips on this page: https://www.partitionwizard.com/partitionmanager/windows-cannot-be-installed-to-this-disk.html
including paying for the MiniTool Partition manager and using their USB Boot software.
But it's no way to get Windows installed on that drive. I contacted Lenovo support, and they had not heard about this issue on this model yet. So they had no solution beside tips mention in the link I provided. Any help here???
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