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Do I need to flash the bios to something beyond x.

I’d have to read up more on whether SATA really is worth the hassle and price, specially for games. The time now is By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, abit nf7-s sata the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

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I had that problem with my mobo and drive. Jul 20, 6. No long term damage, but not all that reliable either.

Results 1 to 10 of Thu Jul nf7-a, 8: I’m quite sure you need 2 HD’s to setup a stripe array. Despite all of this, the board does support SATA just fine once you go through the install. IIRC it uses a 3rd party Silicon Image chip, which XP probably doesn’t support natively, so you’ll have to have a floppy disk with the drivers for it ready I’m using that same motherboard and can’t get it to work abit nf7-s sata Linux For more advanced abkt it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and abit nf7-s sata administration.


nv7-s Abit nf7-s sata problems either way,and gaming’s been fine. In the past, when I install windows on a SATA drive, the only thing I have ever had to do was set the boot order to abit nf7-s sata.

I know in alot of other mobos that dont have the option to boot to SCSI this is the option used. I load them again and again and again and Use nlite, its nice and easy.

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Search this Thread Advanced Search. Fri Jul 29, Abit nf7-s sata 19, 2. Seems to be no way for me to have the single SATA as a primary master Best I can abjt is have it as a secondary at least it’s not a papper weight There are two options to enable or disable in bois to do with SATA.

Create a striped array with only one drive and when windows prompts you on start up install the drivers for your RAID controller. abit nf7-s sata


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The time now is abit nf7-s sata The settup abit nf7-s sata installs the files and reboots. I’ve let this loop continue three times, each time installing the SATA drivers when prompted.

If I enable both the Raid bois takes over at boot and I’m told I don’t have enough hdd’s for this obviously as it’s reffering to a raid settup and I only have one SATA installed and if I bomb out of that and continue to load the winsettup I get the error about no suitable media for insallation.

Jul 20, 5. That’s a nice trick.

Can I install windows onto a my Serial Drive and boot off it? Fri Jul 29, 2: Jul 1, Posts: In the bios under “Intergrated peripherials” spelling?