After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out. Once again, I am sorry for the confusion, and misdirection. Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. December 11th, , You will need to have the SATA driver disquette ready and hit the F6 key when prompted about using additional controller drivers during setup. I tried making the driver cd. According to the Western Digital pdf file:
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I right clicked and looked at the hardware area of the information and it is not there either. Now i’m thoroughly confused I hope that this is a problem with a solution, because it is driving me crazy. You said something about “adapter cables”.
I connected, booted, sighed, cried, moaned, and groaned as I looked in the bios for some indication that there was some way to turn on or enable the sata drives. Grandpa Ed, Nov 11, November 24, Results 1 to 3 of 3.
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Please login or register. Charlie Tame, Nov 14, If the connectors are there, why can I not make the drives work? I just came across the following discussion: Click a7vx8-la it’s easy and free.
I have not yet been brave enough to try it though.
Can Sata HDDs be used on an A7V8X-LA?
The adapter cable is for both the power and the MB connections. You may have to register before you can post: For example the photo in the handbook shows 6 pci slots in the lower left corner. It is connected to the HDD and the power source.
I changed the cd rom to a7vx8-la in a TDK dvd burner, because I download and burn off the old movies. Home Help Login Register. Okay, I am home and back to work The “adapter cables” are being used because I have SATA inputs, but did not have the cables to connect to my motherboard and I needed an adapter to be able to get power to the drive To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.
Let me back up and try to explain again. Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. Is it even possible.
I have downloaded the drivers from the MB website. Until that time and after any and all comments, opinions, and advice is welcomed and greatly appreciated. Harry Avant, Nov 11, After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.
Beedub on November 25, These are the file a7v88x-la I believed the manual said could be necessary. I am going to sleep now because I have classes all day tomorrow and will not be able to work on this again until I keep the data on a different drive than the system drive.
Guest, Nov 10,