Thanks, outcastc, but neither of those is going to work for me because they both imply reinstalling xp, which I don’t want to do. If that happens, your only options are to reinstall, restore off of a disk image you DO make those, right? By francisc , November 3, in Windows XP. Point it to C: I hope the same procedure works with Vista as well. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. I had pushed this to one side pending reinstallation.

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The drive is recognized in a usb enclosure but not when plugged into the sata slot. First I’ll be cloning the HDD, but not for a few days. Point it to C: I finally got round to trying this method on my Zepto W.

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Installing XP on Intel intel ich8m sata 3 port SATA Storage controller 2828

My machine is out of warranty so lenovo won’t accept a tech support email from what I saw. I’m trying a clean install on a new drive. They were better when it came to tech support based on this ihc8m, even after warranty. Did you put the SSD into the hdd caddy hdd cage that enclosed the original platter hdd? Log in or Sign up. Share This Page Tweet. You must log in or sign up to reply here. The Windows 7 installer runs but it diesn’t display my Disc.


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Message 1 of 6. I found this guide but it’s for ICH9. Thanks for trying, everyone.

I used a lot of trial-and-error to get this working, which is probably the only way to see if it will work for another laptop model.

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Well, I have some new info. By franciscNovember 3, in Windows XP. There is this program, but i am not sure whether it is applicable to you. You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. Thanks for figuring this out.

No, create an account now. John RatseySep 18, Lenovo is committed to environmental leadership from operations to product design and recycling solutions. I’m generally patient with computers but I’m losing it with this problem. John RatseySep 1, Umm, you don’t have to use the -a switch. Thank them with a Kudo!


Yes, my password is: I installed the latest bios update. DoubleBlackSep 1,