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Note: Compat mode has to be set in BIOS if you also want to use other Boot-CD DOS utis like PartitionMAGIC, or SEAGATE HD utils from CD. Check yr hard drive to make sure it is properly configured and terminated. sagashe Members Profile Send Private Message Find Members Posts Add to Buddy List Newbie Joined: 04 Nov 2008 Status: Offline Points: 6 Post Options Post Reply Quotesagashe Report Post Thanks(0) I even eliminated the chance of it being the hard drive all together. navigate here

I have had horrible luck with WD drives, so Im not surprised. I tried all 4 drives idividually with one cd drive at a time. Some provide SATA by using a different chip, which then will have its own section of the BIOS and boot screen. [also, remember that a SATA drive IS an IDE drive, The builder (very experienced) spent a considerable amount of time trying to figure out how to sucessfully install XP Home.

So Ram is good. If u want to use SATA hard disk drives as PATA physical storage devices, keep the defaul settig [Standard IDE]. Make sure you have the XP sata driver (if needed).

Also ASUS including that darn cable labeled "cd-rom" - I of course used it, not looking at the other directions for hooking up the IDE connector that says to only use We've tried moving the SATA cable to the different ports, but most of them have no success, while other ones will go to the "Partition" screen. right now I have the max 20gb and the ibm cd reader in the ibm and its installing windows flawlessly. Please help me.

Do not use the cable which is labeled "CD Drives", which does not have a blue connector! I had a Gigabyte mobo. Finally I solved it yesterday! https://groups.google.com/d/topic/microsoft.public.windowsxp.general/B-ujI6BLNvs Make sure the hard drive has been formatted.

Look for bios updates too. EDIT: Agent 24 - "I had a computer that would do the same thing, load win98 fine but Bsod when loading XP. Just make sure you do format your SATA drive at least with a DOS partition inside to allow WinXP installer to copy files to the HDD. I have tried multiple cd drives, with no avail aswell.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - SATA by toffeerob / March 15, 2006 4:44 AM PST In reply to: Yes, with zero problems Thank you Flag Permalink This was http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/sata-question.38866/ It had Win XP Pro on it already and boots normally in my old system. _____________________________________________ I am getting Stop 0x0000007B ( 0xF7C46528 , 0xC0000034 , 0x00000000 , 0x00000000 ) error Is it possible that windows could be using this drive at no better performance than an IDE(similar to a graphics card not running to full potential until the correct vendor driver Keep in mind the same symptoms are not always caused by the same fault.

Download this (http://dlsvr03.asus.com/pub/ASUS/mb/socket775/P5WD2%20Premium/MakeDisk32bit.zip), extract the contents to a folder - open the 'MakeDisk_SATA' folder and run the 'AsusSetup.exe' in that folder. (make sure you have a blank floppy disk handy) Then check over here Same problem every time. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. In the end the ghost image kind of worked, it will BSOD at first but booting to safe mode and then restarting it "fixes" the issue and then it is fine

Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Make sure you connect your optical drives (CDROM, DVD) to that blue (!) connecter and use the IDE cable with the blue connecter at one side. Check yr hard drive to make sure it is properly configured and terminated. his comment is here Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Yes you can certainly mix connections.

BIOS SETTING are set as mentioned above. BIOS is up to date, can't seem to upload drivers correctly. Oriongps23-12-2005, 09:03 PMThanks for the info (would be nice if ASUS would have this info somewhere).

Thanks again!

Test with http://www.memtest.org 99% of the time when I have problems installed Windows XP on a PC it turns out to be the RAM. Please help. pctek24-10-2005, 08:09 AMI am stumped. ___________________________________________ **I have the new WD 10K Raptor HD with nothing on it. **I carried over from my old system a Samsung SV6003H HD. Thank you Can I combine IDE and SATA drives on the same motherboard?

Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's or would that not work, cheers 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Daytrader    0 0 31 posts February 18, 2013 OS: XP Pro x86 Posted I also had issues that restart PC is able to detect HD but if you cold start it, it could not and you had to reset it or reboot it and http://secondsolution.net/installing-windows/installing-windows-ce-on-pna.php Run CHKDSK /F to check for hard drive corruption, and then restart yr computer.

Connect your Boot IDE drive as master on the BLUE IDE connector. ahd888810-06-2005, 05:43 PMIt can install win 98 and ME, surely (1) it doesn't need a SATA driver (2) Bios set correctly (3) Nothing wrong with the HDD No funny beep sound, It involves the use of the F6 key during the early part of the installation, the issue being related to how you create what is needed to install the SATA drivers Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on...

Everywhere I read, and even in the manual, leads me to believe that one SATA-II drive should install just fine, but I don't understand why Windows Setup is saying that there I have a new Zepto laptop, delivered without an operating system, that wouldn't start setup. Joe_Davies01-09-2005, 12:03 PMNot sure I'm on the right track here, but doesn't XP have a different file system from 98/ME? Guests Members Profile Send Private Message Find Members Posts Add to Buddy List Guest Group Post Options Post Reply QuoteGuests Thanks(0) QuoteReply Posted: 11 Nov 2008 at 10:11am The

It happenes when the computer is finished copying the files from the cd to the drive, and is about to start the install. I had it connected there originally and everything was working fine for a while -- until I wanted to do a fresh Windows installation -- then I got the STOP: 0x7b Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - help please by parnicd / September 3, 2007 12:51 PM PDT In reply to: Yes you can certainly mix connections. You will need to post your full system spec's, to get any helpful advice from anyone.

I go to start up and I get the same problem, so I go to reinstall windows on a drive that doesn't have all my data on it (since thats the Order online or Call (800)707-0393 Live chat with a representative My Account Sign In Create an account Shopping Cart 0 Exclusive Series Esports Gaming PCs Gaming Laptops Syber Gaming Weekly Special Then when asked to pick the IDE RAID drivers, follow the instructions and install both RAID drivers. Edited February 18, 2013 by Daytrader 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Daytrader    0 0 31 posts February 18, 2013 OS: XP Pro x86 Posted

Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. If I just hook my SATA HDD into my SATA hookup on my motherboard (1 HDD) will I still need to install the drivers before installing windows xp?