Re: Win xp and SATA issue??

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by Rebecca, Nov 26, 2005.

  1. Rebecca

    Rebecca Guest

    Dustin Cook wrote:
    > xiaoke wrote:
    >> Thanks for your help and comments. I finally got it done with the
    >> drivers off the mobo cd.
    >> Latest drivers from VIA were the problem. Go figure!
    >> Now let the show begin !!

    > Yea, as I said. :) hehehe... Rebecca, anything to say? :)
    > LOL

    THIS is what you said:
    nos1eep wrote:

    > XP should be able to find a SATA drive without any additional drivers
    > unless the SATA channels are on an add-on card. Make sure you do not
    > have both a legacy power connector and a SATA power connector attached

    Or unless his mainboard chipset isn't Intel. If it's SIS/AMD it may/may
    not require drivers.

    > to the drive at the same time. BIOS defaults are recommended for the
    > initial install. An easy guide is at this site
    > If all else fails, RTFM that came with the board.

    Good advice.

    Dustin Cook

    Which has absolutely _nothing_ to do with his final solution.
    Rebecca, Nov 26, 2005
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  2. relic

    relic Guest

    Dustin Cook wrote:
    > relic wrote:
    >> You can't read, can you. What Rebecca said was that YOUR bs response
    >> had nothing to do with the solution. She is correct.

    > My response was improper SATA drivers, Rebecca claimed SATA is SATA;
    > which is hardly the case. So exactly how was she correct? The guy had
    > to load drivers specific to his motherboard chipset for windows to
    > accept the SATA drive. Motherboard chipset, moron. :)
    > Nice try tho... :)

    Trying to obfuscate the subject works with your brain, no one else's.

    Going back to the post you snipped: You are wrong, Rebecca was correct.

    followups fixed.

    They call it PMS because Mad Cow Disease was already taken.
    relic, Nov 28, 2005
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