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Old 02-11-2006, 09:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have an Intel D875PBZ mobo with WinXP Home and currently have a SATA Seagate drive. I want to swap it for a WD SATA Raptor drive. Since the original drive is SATA, do I have to reload or download different drivers for the Raptor to be recognized by the mobo or is it just a matter of hooking up the Raptor and installing the opsys and anything else I want on it?
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Old 02-11-2006, 10:17 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Just hoook it up and should recognize it like that
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Old 02-11-2006, 10:54 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Thanks for the quick response!! I appreciate your help!
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