SATA drive wont load XP

  Elrond 16:21 27 Apr 04
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A friend very fortunatley won a brand new SATA drive in a competition. As he didnt have a motherboard to support it he decided to get one. He set it all up and for some reason it wont load winXP. It just freezes up he says. He has managed to install Win98 on it but would rather XP. Any suggestions? Cheers

  westdudes 16:25 27 Apr 04

wat motherboard does ur friend have and which sata input is the hdd in?

  Elrond 16:34 27 Apr 04

asus a7v600-x mobo is all i've been told thus far, will try to find out the input ASAP
Cheers

  Rayuk 18:05 27 Apr 04

Maybe a look through here may give him some help
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  ensonricky 18:31 27 Apr 04

Are the appropriate SATA drivers being loaded from floppy during by pressing F6 when installing XP.

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