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  1. ChewyBrownSuga

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    Link takes me to my album for some reason. :confused:
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    how about now
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    it seems to be that it thinks their is a driver required that it doesnt have. You running RAID or something?
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    No just whats in my system specs
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    thumb drive or disk? if disk is it scratched? if not have a spare DVD drive? If thumbdrive format set it up again.
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    its a new DVD
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    OT were in NH? on topic do you have a spare DVD drive? if not do you have another rig you can put the DVD into and setup a thumbdrive?
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    I live in North Woodstock near loon and no I don't have a spare rig or a spare DVD drive
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    damn if u were closer to concord id see if i can bring over my stuff and help out but im not sure how to get to loon. Have you tried continuing the install? Or does it just fail?
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    Yeah I live like 45 minutes away from concord and the install just fails right after
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    When it fails after that message does it throw another?
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    you have the SATA controller in AHCI mode most likely, just put the drivers from AMD on a flash drive and add them in.
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    yeah gives 1 more just 1 second need to take pics
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    will try it now
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    agreed mussels idea is a good one. Thats why i asked if you were running RAID.
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    also, what SATA port is the HDD on?

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    i think those blue ports are a different controller, and may need different drivers

    edit: yep, black are AMD SB750, blue are Jmicron JMB322
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    The SSD is in the blue and eveything else is in the black
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    well if you're installing to the SSD then you're gunna need the JMICRON drivers on the flash drive
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    is the second controller enabled? try moving everything to the black.
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    Ok i moved everything to the black ports with the same result
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    is it in IDE or ACHI mode?
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    whatever controller its on, you still need to add the drivers for it
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    I wouldn't know how to check, I never used a IDE so i guess ACHI
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    BIOS setting. go look.

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