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02-22-2009 10:43 PM
this is the 1st time i am visiting this group i am trying to install w2k3 on my hp xw4300 but i m not able to install due to the sata drivers so please anyone send me the link to download these drivers for this machein i shal be very thankful.
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02-23-2009 01:18 AM
The drivers you need are here in the storage section. You are going to have to extract the AHCI drivers from the SoftPaq and slipstream them into a W2K installation disk. The easiest tool for slipstreaming is NLite. Winrar (not free) or somthing from this webpage(free) will be useful for extracting the AHCI drivers from the SoftPAQ.
Here are a couple of methods for slipstreaming an installation disk. Be advised you must be an intermediate level or above Windows OS tinkerer to get this done. This is very frustrating and near impossible for most beginners.
three from lifehacker.has a very good how-to
four from Petri. This one is fairly good
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