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HP Compaq NX6310 Install Manual

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Installing SATA Drivers on HP Compaq Notebook PCs
Introduction......................................................................................................................................... 2
Purpose .......................................................................................................................................... 2
Audience ........................................................................................................................................ 2
Benefits of SATA .............................................................................................................................. 2
System Requirements and Prerequisites................................................................................................... 2
System requirements ......................................................................................................................... 2
System prerequisites ......................................................................................................................... 2
Transitioning a Sysprep image from IDE to SATA..................................................................................... 3
Where these guidelines are applicable............................................................................................... 3
Steps to add SATA support to the original image ................................................................................. 3
Adding SATA drivers to RIS Installation Points ......................................................................................... 4
Where these guidelines are applicable............................................................................................... 4
Steps to add SATA drivers to the distribution point ............................................................................... 5
Adding SATA Drivers to an Installation CD ............................................................................................. 6
Where these guidelines are applicable............................................................................................... 6
Steps to add SATA drivers to the CD .................................................................................................. 6
Adding SATA Drivers to WinPE 2005 .................................................................................................... 8
Where these guidelines are applicable............................................................................................... 8
Steps to add SATA drivers to WinPE 2005 ......................................................................................... 8
Modifying a Windows XP installation to support SATA Native Mode ......................................................... 9
Where these guidelines are applicable............................................................................................... 9
Steps to modify a Windows XP image to support SATA Native Mode .................................................. 10
For more information.......................................................................................................................... 12

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    Installing SATA Drivers on HP Compaq Notebook PCs Introduction... 2 Purpose ... 2 Audience ... 2 Benefits of SATA ... 2 System Requirements and Prerequisites... 2 System requirements ... 2 System prerequisites ... 2 Transitioning a Sysprep image from IDE to SATA... 3 Where these guidelines are applicable...

  • Page 2: Introduction, Purpose, Audience, Benefits Of Sata, System Requirements And Prerequisites, System Requirements, System Prerequisites

    This white paper provides instructions on how to successfully incorporate SATA drivers into a Windows XP installation on HP Compaq Notebook PC models. The following guidelines provide procedures for adding SATA drivers to RIS installation points; adding SATA drivers to installation CDs;...

  • Page 3: Transitioning A Sysprep Image From Ide To Sata, Where These Guidelines Are Applicable

    Windows XP Professional. Note: You can also download HP drivers and utilities, including the most current available ROM for the platform, from the HP website Transitioning a Sysprep image from IDE to SATA...

  • Page 4: Adding Sata Drivers To Ris Installation Points, Where These Guidelines Are Applicable

    4) On the system you intend to Sysprep, add the first 5 files (a through e, from above) to the PnP drivers store (example: c:\drivers\sata). 5) Add the following section to your c:\sysprep\sysprep.inf file: [SysprepMassStorage] PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_27C1&CC_0106 = %systemdrive%\drivers\sata\iaahci.inf 82801GR/GH SATA AHCI Controller (Desktop ICH7R/DH) PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_27C5&CC_0106 = %systemdrive%\drivers\sata\iaahci.inf 82801GBM SATA AHCI Controller (Mobile PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_2652&CC_0106 = %systemdrive%\drivers\sata\iaahci.inf...

  • Page 5: Steps To Add Sata Drivers To The Distribution Point

    Steps to add SATA drivers to the distribution point 1) Download the Intel SATA AHCI Controller Driver, SoftPaq SP32478.exe, from www.hp.com. 2) Extract all the files from the SoftPaq. A USB floppy is necessary for this step. Run sp32478; this will create a floppy disk. The files will be located on this floppy.

  • Page 6: Adding Sata Drivers To An Installation Cd, Where These Guidelines Are Applicable

    1) Copy all the directories and files from the Windows XP CD to a temporary folder (these guidelines will use c:\xpcd) 2) Download the Intel SATA AHCI Controller Driver, SoftPaq SP32478.exe, from www.hp.com. 3) Extract all the files from the SoftPaq. A USB floppy is necessary for this step. Run sp32478;...

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    8) Open the c:\xpcd\i386\txtsetup.sif file in Notepad. 9) Go to the end of the file. There will be several blank lines. 10) Move the cursor up a few lines. This is necessary because there is a hidden marker at the end of the file.

  • Page 8: Using Oscdimg (or Cdimage) And Cdburn (command Line Utilities From Microsoft)

    1) Create the WinPE folder (these guidelines will use c:\winpe) 2) Download the Intel SATA AHCI Controller Driver, SoftPaq SP32478.exe, from www.hp.com. 3) Extract all the files from the SoftPaq. A USB floppy is necessary for this step. Run sp32478;...

  • Page 9: Modifying A Windows Xp Installation To Support Sata Native Mode, Where These Guidelines Are Applicable

    7) Open c:\winpe\i386\txtsetup.sif in Notepad. 8) Go to the end of the file. There will be several blank lines 9) Move the cursor up a few lines. This is necessary because there is a hidden marker at the end of the file. Add the following lines to the txtsetup.sif: [SourceDisksFiles] iastor.sys= 1,,,,,,4_,4,1,,,1,4...

  • Page 10: Steps To Modify A Windows Xp Image To Support Sata Native Mode

    2) Install Windows XP Service Pack 2 in whatever manner is typical for your organization. 3) Download the Intel SATA AHCI Controller Driver, SoftPaq SP32478.exe, from www.hp.com. 4) Extract all the files from the SoftPaq. A USB floppy is necessary for this step. Run sp32478;...

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    12) When Windows restarts, the SATA AHCI drivers will be completely installed.

  • Page 12: For More Information

    For more information To learn more about HP business notebooks, contact your local HP sales representative or visit our Web site at: www.hp.com/go/notebooks. ©2006 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services.

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