Re: Hard Disk Controller
Sorry, I meant to include the mb model. It's p4SGA+. I think I've found
what I need on the Supermicro site. I get the 845GE chipset. I've dl'ed
the indicated update and will try it.
Thanks for your help Bob. I really didn't have a clue about what I needed.
Maybe I can now get rid of some of this frustration and get on with
"BobS" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> You're looking for Chipset drivers. You didn't include a mb model so I
> couldn't find them. You may have to extract them from the driver
> download. Not knowing anything about your mb I can only guess and your
> chipset number but maybe an "Intel 915G" chipset number is what you're
> looking for. Plug in the mb model and it will tell you.
> Bob S.
> "TerryS" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> The installation of Vista get stopped during the compatability check and
>> I get the message that I need to get updated driver software for these
>> devices: IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers - Standard IDE/ESDI Hard Disk
>> I found the drivers installed and put them where I could point the
>> program at them to no avail. I've tried to find updated drivers but
>> could not find anything. My MOB is a Supermicro but that site does not
>> seem to have them or I don't recognize them when I see them.
>> I'm running XP-Pro +SP2 on a Pentium 4 with a Gig of RAM.
>> I have 2 Maxtor Hard Drives on the system.
>> Would appreciate any direction towards solving this problem. I've
>> searched the Vista newsgroups and have found nothing that would help.