Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Hard Drives & Storage › Sata drive and installing xp
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Sata drive and installing xp

post #1 of 11
Thread Starter 
I just got a wd800jd sata hard drive and si3114 controller for sata. I put the driver for the controller on a floppy. I put the xp installation disk in and press f6. selected the right driver. Partishoned and formatted. It asks for the floppy disk again after that and then copys files. This is where the trouble begins. It restarts to acually begin installing xp. But it then doesnt detect the hard drive so it just goes back to the beginning. Done of the tech support has helped yet and i have just been transfered about 4 times. help would be apprechiated.
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 11
Did you already configure the 3114?
You tried without f6 + drivers? (Drivers are normally only needed if you are using RAID...)
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 11
Thread Starter 
yes i have, says no hard drives were detected. And confiqure?
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 11
Never used an add on SATA card. Have exact model?

Is it a RAID card or just a SATA adapter?

What is boot priority set to?
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 11
Thread Starter 
Its a sata adapter, I just installed xp on a ide drive and now it wont even detect the drive in xp. It detects the adapter. siig 3112a. Boot priority 1
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 11
The SC-SA4011?

Is PnP in BIOS set to OS rather than BIOS? (Sorry, stretching here.. heh)
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 11
Thread Starter 
tried both
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 11
Well, I am stumped

Leaving BIOS to OS for PnP, I would remove everything you can (CD drives, floppies, etc.) while booting to the IDE drive to see if the SATA one will show up. (Double check drivers..)

On NewEgg, I saw someone saying they couldn't get the card to work either (although I take most reviews there with a grain of salt...)

Other things are swapping around cables, switching which port you have it plugged into... Uh.. Change PCI clots.

DOes the SIIG post show the drive hooked up? (Does it say anything interesting about it?)

(I have no wandered past not having any idea to pulling crap from my *** )
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
Toe Breaker
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
AMD FX-8350 Black Edition ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z AM3+  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  ASUS R9270X-DC2T-4GD5  
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  Samsung 840 EVO-Series  ASUS 24x DVD-RW  
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO  7x Phanteks PH-F140SP  Windows 8.1 ASUS VG248QE (x2) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Microsoft 4000 EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 80PLUS  Phantek Enthoo Logitech G500  
  hide details  
Reply
post #9 of 11
Thread Starter 
Did it all and still doesnt work
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSPower
P4 Prescott 3.0 ghz Soyo SY-P4RC350 Windows XP Professional Antec 430 watt True power 
Case
Custom modified 
  hide details  
Reply
post #10 of 11
Do the file load (S) twice, not once ... repeat it when it asks again.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X4 965 ASUS M4A79 Deluxe 9800GTx2 2x2G OCZ Reapers 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500G WD Black LiteOn CD/DVD R/W Win7 64 22'' ws Acer AL2223W 
KeyboardPowerMouse
MS KU462 Natural SS DA750 MS 5 button 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X4 965 ASUS M4A79 Deluxe 9800GTx2 2x2G OCZ Reapers 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500G WD Black LiteOn CD/DVD R/W Win7 64 22'' ws Acer AL2223W 
KeyboardPowerMouse
MS KU462 Natural SS DA750 MS 5 button 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Hard Drives & Storage
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Hard Drives & Storage › Sata drive and installing xp