Only file that loaded was sir. Most motherboards enthusiast or otherwise include this as a matter of reliability and stability but Asus however chose not to include one. Posted 10 September – It took my computer about eight hours to just accomplish this phase of installation. I did remove them and tried again before I posted.

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Maybe you can try keep the two Sata drives separate do not make them into an array and then install Windows. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Ask a question and give support. Have heard of some a7b8x-e things.

The reason for getting it to slow down is that, for some reason on some computers this is the second time it has happened to me using an nforce chipsetyou get zero time to hit the enter button after the “Setup Is Starting Windows” and “Processing Information File” is presented. Thanks for your continuing support. Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers.

Immediately after the installation is completed, install all the latest drivers for the motherboard from the pre-prepared CD or flashdrive. I tried both installs with same results.


Show More Show Less. Now that I can, it has become “old” technology, relatively speaking.

Boot from SATA DVD drive on A7N8X-E Deluxe? – Ars Technica OpenForum

a77n8x-e Yes, all references will be to GB drive but also apply to both drives. Only way to restart the PC is to turn the PS off on the back or remove the power plug What floppy or what CD in particular? You currently have javascript disabled. For the last couple weeks, I have been using an old 2. Did this to test if SATA drive might be causing this.

ASUS A7N8X-E Deluxe, Socket A, AMD Motherboard

Edited by a7n8xx-e, 25 September – A little later, you will be prompted to install the drivers. These capacitors may block larger heatsinks like this Thermalright AX7.

Is the HDD new, or used? Here’s how I was able to install WinXP: Let me know if you do have any trouble.

Latest News Latest Videos. Add your comment to this article You need to be a a7nx8-e to leave a comment. The Asus website also carries warranty information in an obvious spot here making it easier for customers to access the support they need.


Hope I can find someone, who’s able to replace them. I would also need detailed info on exactly what you are doing to go along with the pics.

I hope you all find this information useful I’m pretty sure my “cure” will never end up on Microsoft’s troubleshooting web site! My idea was to ssata the installation go overnight while placing a floppy in the drive so that the file install phase comes to a halt by itself, unattended.

Setup did not find any hard disk drives installed in your computer. Copy the 8 files ONLY not the 2 folders to a formatted floppy disk.

A7N8X-E SATA boot problem – TechRepublic

Either way that is fixed. I am in the process of relaying the method I used successfully to all of these web sites. It took my computer about eight hours to just accomplish this phase of installation.