Install Drivers without a floppy drive. Perhaps generic was the wrong word - all encompassing solution. Floppy discs and floppy drives are notoriously unreliable sobs. Why? http://prettyfile.com/sata-driver/how-to-install-sata-driver-without-floppy-disk.php
Excellent demonstration. To do the trick I have been talking about, it is assumed that you already have a Windows installed on an IDE drive. It is a case of trial and error and discourages the faint hearted from upgrading to SATA.The third MB I am about to test in this series of socket 754 all Installing SATA Drivers without a Floppy Disk Creating bootable Windows 2000/XP/2003 Disc (Nero 6) Creating bootable Windows 2000/XP/2003 Disc (CDBurnerXP 3) Known Windows XP SP3 CD Labels Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools
Reply ch1no 9 years ago raymond of all the tutorials ive found yours are the first one that really worked, thank you very much! What should I do if I don't have floppy disk drive, but I must use F6 floppy drivers? 4. You don't want to press the F6 key during your installation. If your INF/SYS files are for single device, you won't see this screen. 10) Click "Next" to confirm the driver list: 11) Say "Yes" in "Do you want to start the
Because floppy does not exist, HDD is uninitialized, and everything else is just unavailable in Text-Mode Setup under BIOS, the only way to go is to add AHCI/RAID drivers to Windows Download Windows Xp Sp3 Sata Ahci User #47671 3656 posts ruberto Whirlpool Forums Addict reference: whrl.pl/RBl1K posted 2005-May-10, 12:02 pm AEST ref: whrl.pl/RBl1K posted 2005-May-10, 12:02 pm AEST create your own slipstreamed XP cd and put install windows, then remove it and close the case. You current setting should be called AHCI or raid (if raid, try to switch to AHCI first), the legacy setting is usually called legacy or IDE.
Didn't think to just email to my account and pick up on the laptop. http://www.prime-expert.com/articles/b02/installing-windows-xp-with-f6-ahci-raid-drivers-from-usb-only.php User #10737 7925 posts Steve Whirlpool Forums Addict reference: whrl.pl/RBPAq posted 2005-May-22, 8:48 pm AEST ref: whrl.pl/RBPAq posted 2005-May-22, 8:48 pm AEST arthurking writes... Windows Xp With Sata Drivers Iso Windows XP does not provide drivers for all the SATA controllers, therefore, during the installation procedure, the user must insert a floppy with the drivers that came in the package along Windows Xp Sata Drivers Usb You should definitely be compensated for saving all of us further headache and pain.
The difference between this boot path and normal booting from CD is that, in the former case, drive A: is mapped to the image file on the USB thumbdrive. my review here This isn't as easy as it might sound. Can anyone help me identify era or any other clues from this soldier's picture? you can create a copy of XP with your drivers built in. Add Sata Driver To Bootable Usb Flash Drive
Reply mave 8 years ago love and gratitude raymond….. All Rights Reserved.|Running: 02.08.2000-08.06.2017 Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; Windows NT 5.0) Gecko/20101221 Firefox/3.8.0 (.NET CLR 2.5.30) Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Keep that floppy handy ;) Yeah, that's why I bought it. http://prettyfile.com/sata-driver/how-to-install-sata-drivers-from-floppy-disk.php Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Need floppy drive work around for XPinstall ByTCMGO · 5 replies Mar 5, 2011 Post New Reply In installing XP it requires
TechSpot is a registered trademark. F6 Driver Install Windows 7 the shop I bought the unit from said they would void warranty if I opened the case (don't want to discuss the warranty issues here)I want to install XP from CD However today there are many computers with USB ports and CD/DVD drive, but without floppy drive.This article explains how to use USB thumbdrive instead of F6 floppy disk with AHCI/RAID drivers
www.google.com/search?cl...e=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8 User #23159 297 posts ocular Forum Regular reference: whrl.pl/RBPbc posted 2005-May-22, 5:45 pm AEST ref: whrl.pl/RBPbc posted 2005-May-22, 5:45 pm AEST I have been thru a steep learning curve This way, you can install Windows XP on a SATA hard drive without using a floppy drive at all because the driver is already present on the CD. Simply create a new text file named WINNT.SIF in i386 folder. Load Sata Drivers Windows 7 Thanks again.
Now click the Insert button at the bottom and select "Multiple driver folder", choose the folder where the extracted drivers are and click OK. one question i had was would i be able to change the drive letter of one of my dvd drives to A so that windows will install from there instead of Reply radu 9 years ago Great job, work 100% thanks Reply David Hurst 9 years ago Nice tutorial - works perfectly. http://prettyfile.com/sata-driver/how-to-make-a-sata-driver-floppy-disk.php Perhaps generic was the wrong word - all encompassing solution.
The XP version I'm working with is XP Pro original, so I'm not sure if the method will be the same with your version. Other than that - a slipstreamed CD would be easiest. Use FlashBoot to convert customized ISO file into bootable USB thumbdrive. If only they could be added from a CD in the CD drive?
At Task Selection, click Drivers and Bootable ISO. Now, I forgot, was the original question about RAID drivers or just SATA?Edit: External SATA ... User #67186 1007 posts arthurking83 Whirlpool Enthusiast reference: whrl.pl/RBm1j posted 2005-May-10, 6:49 pm AEST ref: whrl.pl/RBm1j posted 2005-May-10, 6:49 pm AEST mrd writes... Maybe an unsupported controller Many are (unsupported).
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