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I have both an ASUS A78X2.0 Deluxe and a Epox EP-8RDA3+. Copy the driver files to a floppy disk. Click here to become a Hardware Analysis registered user. Thanks to everyone at bleeping for your [email protected] Jon Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 AustrAlien AustrAlien Inquisitor BC Advisor 6,772 posts http://quodsoftware.com/asus-a7n8x/asus-a7n8x-deluxe-winxp-sata-problems.html

It will prompt you to insert the floppy you made.6. Is it necessary / my mobo. How do I make it work?Isn't it amazing how knowing that an action CAN be done alters the way you approach it. I am now trying to add a Samsung 1 TB SATA (the jumper is correctly set on mobo), but the boot sequence stops at this line: Sil 3112A SATA RAID Controller

Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsGeneral HardwareHard Drives Asus Mobo Not Recognizing SATA Tags:Samsung Spinpoint f3 hd103sj hard drive...SATAmotherboardasusIDE louloomis May 28, 2010 at 17:22:25 Specs: Windows XP My The old controller may simply have problems with modern SATA HDDs.http://www.firingsquad.com/hardware...Why do you need so many drives on such an ancient system anyway? Ask ! This includes the 500G drive.

TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Don't worry about RAID config unless you have 2 identical drives. I guess it may be a problem for Old motherboard to identify these large 1 TB hard Drives and thats when it hangs at the SATA RAID area of booting up How do I make it work?I too would like to know if its possible to run a single SATA drive.

I have tried various boot orders in bios but to no avail. You said that if you disconnect the IDE disk, the system boots off of the SATA disk. If I change nothing but the drives to IDE the MB will boot normal per my sequence. (I will have to double check installing just the 500GB drive but I'm sure I was told that WB Caviar Green Drives are not very good in RAID since they run most of the time in 5400RPM.

But just will not see the SATA one in bios. TechSpot is a registered trademark. Isn't the only way to update the bios with a floppy? Thanks a lot, Jan 14, 2011 #14 ollk TS Rookie sr64olds said: ↑ Hi, I see it has been a wile since your post.

the thumb(USB) drives where always attached..I did remove them and tried again before I posted. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/191503-32-installing-windows-sata-drives-a7n8x-deluxe-mobo This applies for all Intel chipsets/south bridges and most VIA, nForce, SiS chipsets as well -- they can all emulate a standard IDE controller, so Windows can boot with no special Stonie VIP Member Posts : 342 Level : Tech Points : 309 From: United States Posted:8/6/2010 5:37:00 AM # 8 The IDE drive should be just fine. Ant Regards AD System in Bio Manu c Jun 25, 2003, 08:52am EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: SATA performanceFrom what

I do believe it is being reconized now. this content Unfortunately, I need to actually plug the drive into one of the slots on the mobo. I loaded windows on a 32G flash drive (not the one used now) 2 days ago with no issue other than blue screen of death after XP rebooted PC to install Edited by AustrAlien, 23 September 2012 - 06:25 PM.

I believe BIOS needs to be updated as my PC has no problem detecting & fully booting up with the current 500GB SATA HDD. Back to top #15 jpd9930 jpd9930 Topic Starter Members 216 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:02:36 PM Posted 27 September 2012 - 09:42 AM 1 step forward one step back... This is what I did. 1st... weblink SATA_EN1 I think..just next to CMOS battery.

but if you buy one SATA you only need to buy a second SATA and put it on RAID to have performance close to SCSI systems (scsci is so fast and making progress with SATA drive. RAID ... ", do you see: "Boot from CD: Press any key to boot from CD ..."and you will see one the dots appearing after CD, giving you 5 seconds to

In this case, or the guy you speak of, MCE 2k5 did not contain the driver for the sata controller.

Time to upgrade. LouLoomis May 30, 2010 #6 seanc TS Rookie Posts: 88 A BIOS update may include an update to the SATA BIOS. Voransicht des Buches » Was andere dazu sagen-Rezension schreibenEs wurden keine Rezensionen gefunden.Ausgewählte SeitenSeite 51TitelseiteInhaltsverzeichnisIndexInhaltIII2 IV4 V15 VI30 VII33 VIII36 IX42 X45 CVI CVII CVIII CIX CX CXI CXII CXIII MehrXII50 How do I make it work?OK, more info...

I want it to recognized just as two individual SATA Hard Drives configured as Primary Master(320 GB) and Slave (1 TB).Questions...1. Justin Jan 23, 2004, 12:42am EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: ASUS A7N8X single SATA HDD as boot dev'. Your single Hard Drive should be recognized, then do a Low Level Format. check over here How the hell do I get the sata recognised when the IDE is disconnected ? 2.

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