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Windows 7: Intel Rapid Storage Drivers

08 Jun 2012   #1
Greyjoy

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Intel Rapid Storage Drivers

A suite of drivers was provided with my Asus motherboard. I could see a good reason for installing most of them but not the Rapid Storage set as I never intend to have a raid setup. After reading several posts on this forum, I am wondering whether there may be other reasons for installing these drivers. I would be pleased if someone could enlighten me.
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Keith


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08 Jun 2012   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Keith,

The Intel RST drivers also include AHCI for your SATA devices. It is recommended to be installed.
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08 Jun 2012   #3
Greyjoy

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Thanks for the quick reply Brink.
Possibly the source of some of my problems I am now wondering. I also picked up they should be installed before first boot so will make sure I do that well.
Keith
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08 Jun 2012   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome Keith. I hope it resolves those problems.
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