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when installing win 2000 cant find the sata drive

by SiR_Willie / September 10, 2005 1:59 AM PDT

p4 505 2.66
asus p5rd1-v
512 meg ram
80 gig seagate sata

when i look in the bios under boot order i see the drive but when i try to install win 2000 it says setup did not find any hard disk ???

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Re-read the install notes.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 10, 2005 2:07 AM PDT

There is likely a step noted where you press F6, supply the drivers for the SATA based motherboard and then it works.

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by SiR_Willie / September 10, 2005 9:29 AM PDT

that was it thanks for the advice

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