Windows 7 Ultimate x Sign in Already have an account? Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies. Sign up for a new account in our community. If the mobo supports you simply remove the jumper. How can I check to see if it is using it, or not?

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BTW, the cards have current bios.

If the mobo supports you simply remove the jumper. Thanks for that Stormy. Sign In Sign Up.

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Find More Posts by stormy I decided to try downgrading the Mobo bios to as I read a post about the bios limiting the number of drives, however, I’m having a heck of a time trying to get a USB Flash stick to boot I don’t really want to hook up a floppy or CD drive on the outside chance that a bios downgrade will work. Still hangs on the card bios.

This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest. WD drives seem to be the sll, one puts a jumper on a to run with a controller.

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You are posting a reply to: I haven’t been able to access the card’s bios, but I’ve flashed the bios to the non-raid version from a windows box. Here is his zip file.

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Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. I cannot, for the love of God Check out the build area of the forum, lots of ideas on the cheap that work. Just a shot in the asux, but have you installed the latest bios firmware?

I’ve moved the graphics card around in various combinations with one or both SATA cards. I’ve gone to their site to get some updates, but it’s rather confusing to someone like me who isn’t very tech with this – considering I’ve never updated BIOs myself before.

Page 1 of 2. I’m running 9 drives using all 8 on board SATA ports plus one drive in an expansion card.

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I’d like to be able to add a couple more drives, but I’m stuck. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. No need for a server board, just something more recent would make life easier.

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Otherwise, it freezes after the card’s bios is invoked. Go into the SATA card bios and make sure no raid options are set up. I hope someone can help me out! Register a new account. It looks like the board does not support AHCI. The info is clealy on the drive label, or one can sqta to the Seagate website where the information is clearly shown by drive model.