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Windows 7: Change BIOS to RAID-ON without buggering up Windows 7?

19 Apr 2010   #21
Bare Foot Kid
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W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by makeluv247 View Post
Well, changing the registry entry from 3 to 0 didn't work. But I gave RAIDfix a go, turned RAID on, and it booted fine. Downloaded and installed Intel Rapid Storage Technology, and rebooted. Now all's working perfectly! Thanks all!

Hello again, glad you got it sorted; thanks for the update.

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19 Apr 2010   #22

Windows 7 and OSX 10.6

@JK: That's ok. If you wouldn't have panicked me like that, I wouldn't have moved fixing it up in my list of priorities and it would have waited a week anyways, it's one in the morning here, and I'm up at 7, so night all!
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19 Apr 2010   #23

Windows 7 Enterprise (x64); Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Geez at least you guys could look here first!

AHCI : Enable in Windows 7 / Vista
UGH! I searched here first, but all I could remember was: "Enable Intel ICH RAID After Installing Windows". Are you able to add those words to your tutorial? Or make it a sub search? Link search? So I can find it next time???
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20 Apr 2010   #24

Windows 7 and OSX 10.6

yeah it would be pretty useful if all those tutorials included the work RAID in the title... but at any rate I think enough people searching will be directed here and follow on to RAIDfix... I like this forum
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