When I’m disconnected, it takes 2 seconds from double-click to game intro. Which mode is fastest? Sat Apr 23, 2: For some reason my fresh Windows 7 64 installation on my new SSD, works fine with AHCI enabled and all, but will not properly connect my maxtor sata hdd drive. I don’t know why this is happening. That never seemed to have happened before.

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Enabling AHCI on Windows 7 systems with AMD

Make sure the box for “Include subfolders” is checked then click on “Next”. After boot, the OS installs the proper drivers, then prompts for another reboot.

What’s the difference with the AHCI driver my motherboard ships with? Interesting, thanks for the info.

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It is strongly recommended to enable AHCI if you are using SSD of course, if you want it to work more than a month and show the best performance. I built an Intel machine based around everyone’s favorite sweet-spot processor at the time, the Core 2 Duo E When it comes to drivers, AMD is still a shitty company. Threaded, reverse-chronological Comment threads started last appear at the top. Ultimately, I’d had good experiences with AMD.


I had to manually update the driver in device manager and point it to where the installer extracted the drivers. Thu Apr 28, Intel’s RAID BIOS is extremely easy to use, and everything registers perfectly fine through the entire Windows setup and in Windows itself without the need for separate driver installations. The reference Microsoft drivers do a fine job, you’re just play with fire at that point.

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Members Current visitors New profile posts Search profile posts. Once you aamd as instructed — by starting then cancelling the install of the newest drivers — go to the extracted folder for me, I mostly work with Windows 7 64bit machines, the location is generally x: Now I’m really baffled.

Once I did that it works fine.

A single drive often won’t cut it, but a RAID 0 can help shorten render times tremendously. In fact, on my blog I can write just about anything. I guess the sharp drop was due to TRIM doing its job.


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I instead opted to spend my upgrade funds on an Intel Core 2 Quad Q It should be “C: Mon Apr 25, Sun Apr 24, 1: Which mode is fastest? The Model M is not for the faint of heart. No Interruptions Day Shortbread.

When I had windows 7 installed it used to show 4 ATA devices, now it only shows 2. Go to the extracted folders, make the edits I list below then go to the main extracted directory — typically something like X: All AMD drivers came from Catalyst Whenever I see it in Windows updates I choose the option to hide the update.

I re-ran the benchmark, restarted, re-ran it again, and it came up the same each time. Flying Fox Gerbil God.