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Hi this is a new build and I can't get vista to install it says it doesn't read any drivers for the hd but it sees both hd's. I tried installing some drivers from western digital but it doesn't see the drivers on the flash drive. I don't think it's the correct drivers matterfact they might not be drivers at all any help appreciated this is the only downloads I could fine http://http://support.wdc.com/download/index.asp?cxml=n
for a WD1500ADFD drive
    
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Are you trying to install RAID? If so, just go to this post and copy the RAID drivers for the ICH9R to a USB drive. then when you get to the "load drivers" screen, put the USB in and load the drivers. then continue with installation.
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it didn't work either doesn't recgonize driver or i'm doing something wrong
    
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it didn't work either doesn't recgonize driver or i'm doing something wrong
Extract the 64 bit files from the zip file to a USB drive. Then when you get to the screen just before choosing a HDD to load Vista to, you will have the option to "Load Drivers". So hit that button and and select the RAID drivers that appear on the screen. From there you can continue with the normal Vista installation.
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I just did that before you responded. dah! where was my head.
    
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