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Windows 7: Stuck at startup after updating AHCI driver

03 Jan 2014   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
[SOLVED]Stuck at startup after updating AHCI driver

Hi all,

i have recently installed an ssd drive and it is working fine with achci enabled.

But when i try to update the ahci driver the system stays forever in the windows starting page (the one with the glowing window logo)

Do you have any idea what i should do?

Also i have a permanent icon saying "safely remove hardware and eject portable media" showing my internal disks (ssd and the rest) and that was the reason i found out that my ahci current driver was outdated.

Thank you for your time reading this.


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03 Jan 2014   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Ok fixed it.

I just unplugged all unnecessary disks and dvd from system.
Updated AHCI driver plugged them again and it works.

Thank you for your time reading this.

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