When you first start installing XP on a freshly formatted drive and the first message you see is something like "press F6 if you want to install third party SCSI or RAID drivers" .... that feature is supposed to work for SATA...
Well, on my A300/M00, in the BIOS ("InsydeH2O Setup Utility"), under "Advanced", right down the bottom of the list there is "SATA Controller Mode". I press Enter on that and I get to choose Compatibility or...
Yes - I finally found out how to do this (from someone else on this forum) -
As you boot up go into the BIOS and look for a HDD setting that you need to change from AHCI to Compatible mode.
AHCI seems to be a Vista thing.
the model number for this laptop is PSAG4A-02M00M.
I've searched for a300/m00 drivers on http://www.csd.toshiba.com - no luck yet.
If anyone knows what other model listed in the above website, whos drivers would be compatible with my...
YOU ARE A SUPERSTAR.
I've been trying to figure out how to get my XP disc to see the harddrive in my A300/M00 ever since I bought it - and all I had to do was change the HDD setting from AHCI to Compatibility ?!?
Hi everyone -
Just wanted to say hi 'cause I just joined and picked up my new
Very happy with it.
I'll get the pic up later today but for now :
Intel Core 2 Duo Processor T9300 2.5GHz
400GB (200GB +...