GIGABYTE SATA2 AHCI DRIVER

Super User works best with JavaScript enabled. I just built a PC for the first time. AHCI allows for hot swapping of hard drives if the motherboard chipset also supports it, and it also enables NCQ for hard drives if they support it. Sign up using Facebook. Sign up using Email and Password. It’s fairly new as these things go, Win Vista being the first Windows release to have it out of the box, but is definitely the way of the future.

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SysAdmin 5, 17 Neil Traft 2 6 Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms gjgabyte serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. I suspect I may be a step closer, but still not there unfortunately.

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I’ve tried both, but the drive acts like it simply isn’t there ie. IDE mode does not allow for either of these functions.

AHCI allows for hot swapping of hard drives if the motherboard chipset also supports it, and gigbayte also enables NCQ for hard drives if they support it. I just built a PC for the first time. Sign up using Facebook.

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Congrats to the Winners! It’s fairly new as these things go, Win Vista being the first Windows release to have it out of the box, but is definitely the way of the future.

All my current drives are listed under the “Disk Drives” section. Rotate image Save Cancel.

In fact, I’ve just replaced a disk in my mdadm array and it was detected immediately. Its not necessarily a standard capacity.

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Why bother with such labor and additional restarts?! I’ve got this Gigabyte Motherboard: I don’t have a floppy drive, so should I just burn it on disc sqta2 boot from my optical drive with it OR would it be installed from windows?

Super User works best with JavaScript enabled. Post as a guest Name. I’ve googled it and nothing I have setup seems incorrect.

Should one get filled before the other, or is that a non-issue? If you can use it, always use AHCI whenever possible. Moab 51k 14 94 If you’re running a more recent OS, it should be a no brainer to switch. Email Required, but never shown.

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They don’t actually list install instructions for it. Sign up using Email and Password. Thats definately a YMMV thing.

I’ve tried a different power connector nonetheless and I will grab a different SATA cable tomorrow from work. Clearly, I must be missing something OR the drive is dead. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

I’ve looked through the manual and I don’t see what needs to be done either.

RAID vs AHCI Mode and ICH9R vs Gigabyte SATA2 Chip

By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Hot swap works for me in IDE mode. Page 1 zata2 2 Jump to page: OR the drive is dead.

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