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SATA Hard Drive

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Boggles, Apr 8, 2007.

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  1. Boggles

    Boggles Thread Starter

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    Ok i just installed an SATA Hard Drive, but when i look at device manager it shows it as an ATA Hard Drive? I am running Vista Ultamite and yes i have downloaded the SATA Driver for my motherboard and istalled it but is there some setting i need to change to make my pc see it as an SATA or is the device manager just wrong Any help would be apreaciated:eek:
     
  2. Elvandil

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    A SATA is an ATA drive--it just happens to be a serial one.
     
  3. Boggles

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    Doh! lol Thanks
     
  4. Elvandil

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    No problem. I wish they were all that simple.
     
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