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Windows 7: AHCI : Enable in Windows 7 / Vista

07 Feb 2010   #9
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 
AHCI : Enable in Windows 7 / Vista

AHCI : Enable in Windows 7 after OS install

AHCI Advanced Host Controller Interface makes...

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07 Feb 2010   #10
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by swarfega View Post
Yes I enabled it before current format.

Then you already have it working!

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07 Feb 2010   #11
swarfega

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

ah thats good news!
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07 Feb 2010   #12
iseeuu

 
 

Nicely done, Ted!
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07 Feb 2010   #13
WartHog

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Awesome Tutorial Ted.
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08 Feb 2010   #14
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

I BSOD'd upon boot after this. Right as the orbs for the Windows Loading Screen showed up, quick blip of a blue screen and restarted by itself.

Had to boot into my 'last known good configuration'.
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08 Feb 2010   #15
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hey DNG, any idea why yet?
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08 Feb 2010   #16
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Hey DNG, any idea why yet?
I'm pondering over the possibility that its because my BIOS doesn't have the option to switch from something like IDE to AHCI.
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08 Feb 2010   #17
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DarkNovaGamer View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Hey DNG, any idea why yet?
I'm pondering over the possibility that its because my BIOS doesn't have the option to switch from something like IDE to AHCI.

Than would do it mate.




Hello WartHog, good to see you around!
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08 Feb 2010   #18
wysiwyg

Vista Ultimate 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

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Now you'll need to restart the PC and go into the BIOS and enable AHCI; when Windows boots up it will finish installing the AHCI drivers.
Enable AHCI ?, but I can't find it in my BIOS.

ASUS P755D Motherboard.
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08 Feb 2010   #19
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wysiwyg View Post
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Now you'll need to restart the PC and go into the BIOS and enable AHCI; when Windows boots up it will finish installing the AHCI drivers.
Enable AHCI ?, but I can't find it in my BIOS.

ASUS P755D Motherboard.

Hello wysiwyg.

Is there something like "storage configuration" or something similar?
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