Activate achi in win 8. Enable ahci for windows 8. My Computer You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this Notice that the drivers are different for 32bit and 64bit OSes, so it is important to pick the correct ones. This step is only for Gigabyte MB owners. I’d hate to start from scratch, which is why I’m on this board asking if this trick might work in Win7.

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It was disabled, I enabled it.

AHCI for Windows 8.1 and 8 via storahci (activate, switch)!

Windows would not boot up because of a disk error. Find programs yhe 8. BUT now it is time for rebooting. But at least I was able to get Windows to load.

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AHCI for Windows and 8 via storahci (activate, switch)

If you get a blue screen and the system reboots during these steps, repeat them for the second controller. Andrea 1, 3 13 How to Find programs in windows 8. The tutorial has been updated for this. The driver is installed and Windows ask for a reboot, BUT don’t reboot yet.


I attempted this today, unsuccesfully I’m afraid. I changed pciide’s start value to 3, then tried booting in IDE and only then did it crash just as I expected.

Swithing from raidon to ahci windows 8. The registry keys were already set as you described. How to Start programs in windows 8.

In your tutorial above I think you should mention the startoverride subkeys. Does Win 10 use the Msahci service? After arriving home, and without doing any backup at all XD, I finally got the job done.

It should only take 5 mins to do once you identify your driver.

Tell us about your experience with our site. Windows Defender and Malwarebytes Premium. There are better questions on this site where this topic is better explained, so I won’t delve into it. I let it do the automatic shut down and let it restart for the second time as you mentioned in 19 and the same error resulted.

Locate and then click the following registry subkey: Last Jump to page: Newer Post Older Post Home. Mister Smith 4 9 Then I manually installed the INF file using:. Have Mdahci.sys and select the inf file from the Matrix Storage.


When installing XP, it is not possible to load any drivers from CD — drivers may only be loaded from floppy discs or they must be slipstreamed into the Windows Text Mode Setup.

How to Enable AHCI for SSD in Windows 10.

Sorry to bump this thread, but I think this is related Posted by Track My Hack trackmyhack blogspot. Notice that the drivers are different for 32bit and 64bit OSes, so it is important to pick the correct ones. I used part of these instructions to create a critical device database entry:. Vista and 7 come with a generic AHCI driver, with a more hardware-specific driver potentially available from the controller manufacturer.

However, you want to add the driver to an existing installation.