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M7NCD ULTRA raid drivers

The motherboard has the AMD 2900 XP 400MHz bus. 512mb RAM with 8gb and 80 gb IDE hd. I have a 250gb SATA WD that works fine as a slave in another pc. I can't even see it in BIOS or WinXP Pro?
I've tried all drivers I can find on web.
In device manager I have correctly installed VIA SATA RAID controller.
Under other devices it's trying to install ? RAID Controller.
All help is appreciated.

M7NCD ULTRA raid drivers
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Re: M7NCD ULTRA raid drivers

If the SATA drive is operating in 3.0 Gbps mode and your motherboard can only support 1.5 Gbps mode, the drive will not be detected in BIOS or XP. Try jumpering the drive to SATA 1.5 Gbps mode. The label on your hard drive should indicate which pins should be shorted to achieve this setting; if not, look up your particular model on WD's website to find the manual.

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