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SATA Hard drive problem

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K I finnally got this computer to boot. But now it cant detect the harddrive. I downloaded the special utility just for the harddrive but it also cant detect. Iv heard that there are driver issues with SATA but the motherboard nor the harddrive came with any. And i couldnt find any one the web site. Its a Samsung SP2504C. Thanks for your help.
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Hi. You need to put the SATA drivers on a floppy disk. During windows install, you will be prompted to install 3rd party drivers by pressing F6. At that point, press f6 and insert the floppy into drive a and load the drivers.

Here is a good link for information on SATA, a tutorial
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