Then you have 2 SSDs for Linux. Id link you, nut im mobile A calorie-controlled diet, the most interested. May 8, at 3: I was about to spend the next 5 hours backing up my drives, then another doing trying the repair install method and then another 3 hours of Windows updates. There is a hotfix out there for this, but again, this is for Windows 7. Anyone know if this trick works in Win 7?

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How to Enable AHCI in WinXP – The Corsair User Forums

When I go to the device manager I see this http: See, what I don’t get is why the process wasn’t just: November 13, at Mon Apr 13, 3: I figure once this unit is fixed, I’ll be able to work on the mothballed unit, when the time is right. I have the same problem blue screen 0x on my acer So the best thing to do is g00gle change to AHCI mode after install of Win7 and there are many guides there for so doing.

Even with 7zip, once I downloaded the file, I could not unpack it, it was corrupt. Then it’s all dependant on your controller manufacturer. I had a similar issue with Windows 7 a while back.


The procedure that worked for me for the P5GD1 Pro and so likely any other mother board was to use the intel AHCI folder on the driver disc if not got you can could on google or something for FB drivers then simply update the driver in the device manage for the ATA storage controller.

After I unzipped the file, and copied into a folder, now I have no idea how to install the damn things.

Sun Apr 19, 7: However, you want to add the driver to an existing installation. I found this page http: Andrea 1, 3 13 Then see if anything else appears under IDE. September 11, at There must be loads of guys out there who would rather not trash their trusted Win XP and hundreds of working programs only to try Win7 or play with an SSD.

Wait, and you’ll be prompted to reboot. Was it still a STOP 7b error, or something else? Not sure why it isn’t working for you Read my link above your post and see if that helps out.

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Here is my attempt to wrap the reg file in code.


How do I change Windows XP to use AHCI disk mode rather than IDE mode – Microsoft Community

Wed Apr 01, 1: August 22, at 5: You have to remember to uncheck the box specifying compatible hardware.

I hope someone is still monitoring this thread. Anyway when i install vista 32 do you have problem with the modem driver for vista Partition alignment is usually done at the time of install but can be done at any […].

What a pain in the ass!

Is there a way to use this floppy to get these drivers installed in the current XP install install while in ide mode? The instructions do seem legitimate from a quick skim, and they did work for you at least.

You can slipstream SP3 to your cd with nLite from http: June 23, at 1: