Windows 10: Windows 10 problem of sata card drives


  1. Posts : 32
    Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit English
       15 Apr 2016 #1

    Windows 10 problem of sata card drives


    I'm trying to install Windows 10 on a new pc but only accepts to select the installation disk path when windows will be
    installed only of the sata drives that are connected to the motherboard but not the drives on the sata card i have.
    I'm using DVD of windows 10 and i have booted to it to select an empty hard disk. What should i do?
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  2. Posts : 32
    Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit English
    Thread Starter
       15 Apr 2016 #2

    georgioumarios said: View Post
    I'm trying to install Windows 10 on a new pc but only accepts to select the installation disk path when windows will be
    installed only of the sata drives that are connected to the motherboard but not the drives on the sata card i have.
    I'm using DVD of windows 10 and i have booted to it to select an empty hard disk. What should i do?
    The drive i want is not shown.
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  3.    16 Apr 2016 #3

    That may depend on your BIOS and card/adapter and if they are bootable with that combination.
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  4.    17 Apr 2016 #4

    You may need to install a driver during the installation so the card is recognised.

    Find a driver and hit F6 during the install when prompted i believe is the procedure.
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  5. Posts : 32
    Windows 10 Enterprise 64-bit English
    Thread Starter
       17 Apr 2016 #5

    Hearsepilot said: View Post
    You may need to install a driver during the installation so the card is recognised.

    Find a driver and hit F6 during the install when prompted i believe is the procedure.
    I have a Windows driver of this sata card that came with it. When i have installed it within Windows, the hard disks connected to the sata card are only shown in Windows. What driver should i find and install when booting from the Windows installation dvd to the Windows installation program? A Dos driver?
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  6.    17 Apr 2016 #6

    Search for "F6 Driver" for that card that should give you a few hits
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