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Old 03-31-2004, 09:20 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Installed new harddrive need to find drivers. Motherboard is supermicro 370 swd. supermicro home page not of much help. o/s is 98se any suggestions greatly appreceiated.....thanks

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go to i think thats the site if not mikesgroovin knows the site

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Old 07-15-2004, 06:11 PM   #3 (permalink)
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onthebeach, you do not "install a driver" when you add a new HDD to your PC.

Read this thread here:
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Old 12-25-2005, 10:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
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HDs are plug and play. If your board does not detect it, you may have:

Not installed the drive correctly(check your jumpers)
Not formatted your drive(use a util provided by your manufacturer)

No support for such a drive(your motherboard controller does not support that kind of drive). Example-> ATA100 drive on a ata33-66 controller. ATA100+ drives have a removed pin on their connect. Old mobos may not support such a drive.
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