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Windows 7: BIOS will recognize SATA HDD but Windows 7 installer will not :/

30 Jan 2012   #11
GEWB

Several flavors of Linux (Mint primary) / 32bit XP, Win7 HomeP / 64bit Win7 Pro, Ultimate / 64Win8.1
 
 

Awesome -

Regards,
GEWB


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28 Oct 2012   #12
thebahamahut

Windows 7
 
 

I fixed my SATA issue by doing the following.

Go to repair and select command prompt enter the following


Diskpart
Select Disk N
In the above command N should be the disk number of the disk you are going to wipe.
Clean
Create Partition Primary
Assign
Exit
Now type the following command where X is the drive letter assigned to the new partition using the Assign command above:
Format X: /p:1 /v:CleanDisk /y
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