It got the job done for me after making those very minor edits and installing the Intel RST driver to get a copy of iaStor. Windows is inspecting your hardware configuration Then the black screen appears and it doesn’t show any windows form. Email required Address never made public. Notify me of new posts via email. I found a plethora of websites concerning this problem of trying to change the SATA hardware from ATA to AHCI mode without re-installing the entire operating system, and therefore all the applications etc. Take care the reg file is fixed before implemeting it, then it works fine.
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As always use this information at your own risk and make sure you have a backup. Next follow the steps in MicroSoft KB to verify the msahci service is set to start correctly.
Site Admin powered by WordPress Theme. Windows is inspecting your hardware configuration Then the black screen appears and it doesn’t show any windows form. This page seemed to be a lot more clueful, so I spent a few hours following it. There seems to be multiple people that have replied where they had to make the same changes I did to the reg file.
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Take care the reg file is fixed before implemeting it, then it works fine. But this post is not to discuss the pros and cons of IRRT. The AHCI mode offers extra features such as hot swapping and native command queuing. It got the job done for me after making those very minor edits and installing the Intel RST driver to get a copy of iaStor.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: But if it was set up like this, I could not boot Windows. Right Click, select properties and on the Details tab select Hardware Ids.
I figure this is due to the driver expecting the hardware to be already set up for AHCI operation. This involves installing Windows ADK likewise and following the instructions here:. You are commenting using your WordPress.
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Sign up using Email and Password. I had the same 2 problems like Aaron Wilk. These should be the Intel Rapid Storage Technology drivers. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here I had to make the same changes to the generated REG-file as Aaron above.
There is a Microsoft KB Article that describes the steps required to fix this problem. So the question is: Hundreds of thousands of people evidently have the same trouble and there are lots of pages with instructions on how to fix it, by one or more registry changes, and then either rebooting with Irrf to allow the installation of a driver, or directly changing to Irry mode.
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This really saved me. It would have been nice to go with an SSD but to get the amount of storage I need would have cost too much. Anyone else seen an improvement.
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This enabled me to save a file with a set of commands for changing the registry. Do you have any idea?
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