Nevarre Ars Legatus Legionis Tribus: I’ve discovered heaps of other ppl with the same problem as mine and it’s seems to be something to do with the bios for the onboard SATA controler. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. 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 It kept bringing me back to a screen where it asks if you want to enter windows normally or go into safe mode. No long term damage, but not all that reliable either. I just went through something like this.
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And those require a floppy driver load as well for a new install — at least if sta want the satx to be available during setup. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.
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After the install, Windows XP seemed hf7s be working okay. By Vallis in forum PressF1. No problems either way,and gaming’s been fine. I’m getting that same thing on the fan. Sat Jul 30, 5: Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. I had no idea which controller to pick so I installed them all intell, siland sil I know in alot of other mobos that dont have the option to boot to SCSI this is the option used.
The time now is Asus has monitoring software, and it tells me fan is below threshold.
Abit NF7-S v SATA problem
I’ve discovered heaps of other ppl with the same problem as mine and it’s seems to be something to do with the bios for the onboard SATA controler. What continuum notes is true for my Asus board, and probably for the Abit as well.
Once you have formated sataa partitioned maybe you should restart with XP cd and load drivers again because you might have formated over them?? Thread Tools Show Printable Version. The time now is Abit NF7-S not recognizing hard drive I just built a new computer and tried to boot up the first time. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
The time now is Basically the bios isn’t reading the SATA szta and therefore as far as it’s concerned it dosen’t exist. Only then can I start the windows settup routine.
I tried booting up the computer with my old IDE hard drive with XP installed and was working fine in my old system.
Abit NF7-S v2 -how’s SATA on this mobo?
Both fans on the power supply are spinning. Full power-cycle would bring it back. From what I’ve read installing a modded bios posted here will fix the problem but it dosen’t work for me: Zbit 14, Posts: Fri Jul 29, 1: Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: I am so frustrated.
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I had called Western Digital tech support before your posts and they told me about hitting F6 and installing the driver from floppy.