I found out that I need to activate something called AHCI in the BIOS to and see that you can't enable AHCI on XP machines after OS install. Thread: GA-EPUD3R Getting Sata/AHCI working Booted and entered BIOS, both drives recognized. I bought the right stuff, used the right SATA driver, and followed the right procedure to start an XP Home install on this. The Gigabyte GA-EPUD3R has six yellow connectors [SATA2_0. . Set the JMicron bios setting for AHCI, and install Windows using the F6.
Gigabyte GA-EPUD3R, won't boot off IDE HDD, Computer . So, bottom line is I need to choose AHCI in BIOS before I install Win 7. The Bios screen would not load W7. I have a Gigabyte GA-EPUD3R Board that has a Intel P45 Chipset & I installed the latest Intel Sata. When I installed the drive, I had my system using AHCI mode. It detected the My board is a Gigabyte EPUD3L with the latest F9 BIOS.
Hello all, I have a Gigabyte EPUD3R and one HDD. suggesting that AHCI mode needs to be activated in BIOS before installing windows. Ga-EPUD3l AHCI problems. Is it a BIOS issue, or is my SATA controller on my board going bad? . I've installed Windows 7, fine. My first bios listing is ICH Sata Control Mode with a choice of IDE, AHCI, Raid. Q GA-EPUD3R M/B MB DDR2 Corsair Gigabyte 1) Switch the non-Intel controller to AHCI mode and install the drivers for it. Installing the SATA RAID/AHCI Driver and Operating System. .. GA-EP45 -UD3R/UD3 Motherboard. - 12 -. BIOS. ◇ 2 x 8 Mbit flash.