Does the hard drive show in there now? It should since the option is enabled in the Bios. BB code is On. I then noticed I was missing my Open With The Duke is offline. Well a bios update definately sounds like a gd idea here but if you have already done this then im stumped.

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Xbit Cox Level 3 Expert Answers. BIOS option Need to install latest bios update go to there website also if you are trying to boot up with usb installed take it out.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US. I stuck this hard-drive into another system that has the same model motherboard, an Abit AV8.

Note that passwords are case-sensitive. If it does you can format it by right clicking and select format. So it is supported on some computers with no extra effort. It says you don’t need to jump it Where do I get the drivers from though?


The Duke is offline. If you have another hard drive. All times are GMT Does this hard drive show in the bios?

Abit AV8 Not Detecting SATA Drive

Please enter a valid email address. The worst part is that I have the sata drivers and put them on another ide drive, loaded them, and it still will not give me the option to install on to the sata drive.

If you had a password in place you’ll need to take ownership of your files and if you where using Windows Encrypted File System you are going to have to backup a copy of controoller Encryption Key or when you do an In Place Install it will be destroyed and you’ll loose access to all of your data.

Check, 1st, 2nd and third boot devices.

SOLVED: Install sata drives on abit av8 motherboard (vista – Fixya

Just mentioned I also have the problem and no technical details. If you no longer have you’re manual you can download it from the link provided below; http: If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post. If so then here is the link to select your motherboard and download the latest BIOS. Enter the bios menu.


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Windows could not update the computers boot configuration, installation cannot proceed. Register Now In order to be able to post messages on the Overclock.

Posted by heckius on Sep 28, Still, same thing, with an exclamation point. Here’s a link to this great service Good luck! Posted on Sep 28, zv8 Password Please enter a password for your user account.

Similar help and support threads. Keeps saying “Error code “. Please assign your manual to a product: Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below. Apr 20, Abit AV8 Motherboard. It’s worth a thousand words.

Once this is finished you will be asked which HDD you want to install Windows to.