SATA Not detected at install. There is no try. What processor are you thinking about? Program reinstalls may have to be pointed to the right drive. I think I can accomplish this by getting a new case and maybe another fan or two.

Uploader: Mek
Date Added: 27 October 2004
File Size: 28.3 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 68781
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

I had a feeling it was. What i am faced with now is the option to switch to that setting in the bios and re-install windows using that setting. If that is the case, I have a few questions: Otherwise, an external enclosure would be the most practical, I’d think.

Dell 8400 SATA Driver

I have had little success from Dell. I have also ran into the problem of not being able to find a driver for the Dell Multimedia Audio Controller. Yes, it looks reasonable, except that a 2. In short here are my questions: Even “crossfire” support doesn’t really interest me since I’m not aming to have a rig that can play eimension game at the most intense graphics. I tried setting the ide hard drive to slave, master and cable select, but it still does not see it.


This also is another plug for building your on PC.

SATA Not detected at install

Jesus this thing is an oven! I also haven’t found the multimedia driver. It’s been a while since I have had to do any computer hardware related things so I am kind of out of the loop.

Thanks again for your help! I really hate this dimension case – I have to fiddle with it every time I try to plug in my ipod or flash saya.

Well I think that I’ll keep my current operating system. Edited by Sevein, 12 November – Using the site is easy and fun. As for your issues with the WinXP setup This keeps all of the wiring out of the dekl, of the front fan, promoting better airflow.

Upgrading A Dell Dimension 8400?

You should probably contact Dell Support. At first it keeps saying hard drivr not found. Started by SeveinNov 12 Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of dimensioh chapter.

Most of the one’s I looked at, support it.


Adding IDE hard drive(s) to Dell Dimension – Hardware – Scot’s Newsletter Forums

If i use this setting will it decrease performance? On the floor – top mounted ports On the desk – mid, or bottom mounted ports If you have the room, a mid-tower case dll give you plenty of room inside to mount everything, and still have sufficient space for the case, to breathe.

From what I’ve learned, my options are the following: Find More Posts by mjrich. The power of accurate dimenson is commonly called cynicism by those who haven’t got it.

Posted 21 February – A new ATX board that: You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. SW Louisiana Local time: 840 was micro ATX and could fit into a different case, but the wires from the case to the motherboard are made differently, so you wouldn’t be able to turn the computer on.