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HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ...

Q: HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ...

Does the motherboard for a HP Pavilion a c TV PC have support for EIDE HDDs as well as for SATA nbsp I bought this computer for at a thrift Pavilion For Motherboard HP SATA Support ... a1777c Native Both store and it has no HDD By the loose cables inside it's clear that the original HDD was SATA I do not have any spare SATA HDDs but I do have some EIDE drives sitting in a few old computers that I no longer use I've seen a few pictures on the HP site that identified IDE EIDE HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ... connectors on HP motherboards that look pretty similar to a couple empty connectors on this MB I just want to find out for sure from someone here since I can't seem to get a definitive answer on my own investigation I would like to try to fix this computer up as a PVR It has a Hauppauge Wintv HVR TV tuner already All things being equal I would rather get a new SATA drive but I would hate to spend the money when I don't even know for sure that there isn't something wrong with HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ... the machine that won't show up HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ... until I install a HDD and try to install Vista the OS it shipped with and all the drivers Currently I don't have another computer that I would want to put a new SATA drive into as a secondary if this HP doesn't work properly On the other hand I think that the biggest EIDE HDD I have is GB -- and used Free is great but I'll have to sort out my priorities myself but first I need to know whether it's even possible to use a EIDE HDD in this computer without an adapter Also the DVD drive is still hooked up with SATA cables Providing that the MB supports EIDE as well is there any reason why the DVD drive could not be left with the SATA connection while the HDD runs off EIDE Thank you for your interest Grant

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A: HP Pavilion a1777c Motherboard Native Support For Both SATA ...

Your motherboard does have suppport for EIDE and SATA hard disks. I suggest purchaseing and using a new SATA drive. You never know when a EIDE drive is going to stop functioning and really disappoint you.
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Kind of an interesting issue but when I enable SATA native support in BIOS and try to boot to windows vista home premium it blue screens and does not load. Disabling it fixes this issue and boots fine, isn't vista supposed to have native SATA support built in? Any ideas on why it is not working? I know it does not work with XP but this is the first time I have had issues with it in Vista, cant remember turning it off in BIOS so it must have been off since I got the system two years ago.

System is a HP DV8230US laptop, 3GB RAM, 160GB Seagate 7200RPM, 1.66GHZ Intel Core Duo, not that it really matters .

A:Vista and native SATA support

Try to write down that blue screen stop code error you get, and post it for better help. Is that hard drive a SATA type, or just a standard PATA IDE type drive ? I do know that the AHCI mode of SATA configuration in the BIOS is only supported by Vista and not XP. On my new Intel based ASUS board computer, in the BIOS options for SATA are as; AHCI or as; IDE, and in that IDE mode there is 3 options; disabled, compatible, and enhanced.
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A:A Few Driver Questions Regarding Pavilion a1777c

Hello, Grant. GHagen wrote:Gentlemen,I'm looking to get Vista drivers for a Pavilion a1777c. I notice that on the driver download page for this model that some of the downloads are available as either 32 or 64 bit. The operating system drop-down box only lists "Vista" with no 32 or 64 bit designations. Does it matter which bit rating the original installation media from HP used? I currently have a Vista 32 bit disk, so can I use that even if the original HP-installed version was 64 bit? I know I can't use 64 bit drivers with a 32 bit installation, I'm wondering whether it matters whether I install the the same bit-version of Vista that the computer shipped with.  The best way to determine if the driver will work is to try to install it.  If it is not compatible it simply will say so.  There are come 32-bit apps that will run on a 64-bit OS.  An example of this is Adobe Flash Player.  I have had to run the 32-bit version several times. I don't see any chipset drivers on the driver download page. Traditionally, this is is the first set of drivers you install.  You are correct.  There is no Chipset driver for the 945G chipset.  I even tried the Intel website and they don't show one for Vista. I see a bios update, a Intel ViiV software update  and drivers for an Intel Matrix Storage Manager, but this is as close as anything seems to come to chipset drivers.  If you try to install the BIOS update, please be extremely careful.  A failed BIOS update is the easiest way that I know to create a good boat anchor.  Does the driver download page actually have everything needed or do I have to go to ASUS (who made the P5LP-LE motherboard) for actual chipset drivers?  Since HP motherboards and BIOS'es are proprietary, they are not the same as the retail version of the same mobe.  You can only use drivers that are developed by HP in most instances. If the latter, I don't know why these drivers wouldn't be listed on the HP driver download page, or at least a notation and link to go directly to ASUS.Also, I notice a Roxio Creator Application update. Since I don't have the original installation material would it be a waste of time trying to install this software? I installed drivers for another HP computer that had a Roxio update and the update would not install because it couldn't find any earlier version to update. Same deal here?  You can give it a try to see what happens.  I know that many apps that are shown as updates have been found to actually be a full app.  In the past Windows Upgrade versions were full versions, but not listed as such.Your interest is appreciated!GrantPlease click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved.
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A:SATA 3 not working on Asus P6X58D-E motherboard with SATA III support

Many people have had issues with the Marvell controller on that MB.
You may want to live with SATA 3g/s. Easiest path, no real difference except for benchmarks, and no chance of data loss.
But in case you're not satisfied with that, here's something to look at.

AHCI-mode on Marvell 9128 controller in Windows 7 Ultimate x64


[Solved] ASUS P6x58D-E, Win 7 (64) Marvell AT 91xx - Asus - Motherboards-Memory
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A:Pavilion a1777c Aborted Vista Clean Install

Hi, Grant: It is possible that the new hard drive you purchased is an advanced format hard drive which Vista doesn't recognize. Advanced formatted hard drives are formatted with the GPT table instead of the older MBR partition table, so that they can work with the newer UEFI BIOS's, which your model doesn't have. So, here are my recommendations... 1. Visit the WD website and see if they have a bootable tool to format the drive in MBR. You would have to delete all partitions, make one new partition, format it in MBR-NTFS and see if Vista installs that way. 2. There are free 3rd party software suites that can do that for you such as this one...
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A:SSD Support is Native to W7

I have a question. If anyone knows if this is partially or entirely true...

A friend has a Intel core I7 system with 12GB of RAM. Everything is high end in his system. He claims that the entire OS and all his apps cache into the RAM and it is FAST FAST FAST.

He is claiming that the way everything is caching into the RAM.....he has no need for a SSD. Just a small regular HD for storage. I don't know everything he's running but it seems to make some sense. With that much RAM and running at those's getting to the point where 16GB of DDR3 RAM will reduce or eliminate the need for the speed of an SSD.

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A:Native AIO Printer Support

Quote: Originally Posted by baarod

Has anyone found a All-In-One (AIO) printer/scanner/copier that just works when plugged in under Windows 7? I mean, you take the thing out of the box, connect the power cord and usb and Windows 7 either has the drivers for it built in or it gets them automatically from Windows update. I want a printer whose manufacturer respects my platform of choice by playing by it's rules and I'm voting with my dollars for that capability. I'm sick of these proprietary drivers alway hassling you to buy7 their ink and use their photo service and cluttering up my interface. I want something that plugs in a works as advertised without needing a bunch of extra crap installed.

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A:No native Hybrid dual GPU support in Windows 7

Quote: Originally Posted by eggyuk

According to Microsoft Hybrid SLI and CrossFireX are unstable and provide poor user experiences and as a result they will not be natively supported in Windows 7

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A:HP DC5800 : no option for sata native mode???

If you have the Small Form Factor version, try this for a bios
HP Compaq dc5800 Small Form Factor PC*-* Download drivers and software - HP Business Support Center
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Then should I put my DVD or a harddrive in the black port?

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