Either way, the risk of data loss in RAID-0 is higher than with a single drive. And last but not least one very important “detail” which troubled me quite a lot: But thanks to this tutorial im now finally underway with installing winxpsp2 after 2 days of frustrtion! Log in Don’t have an account? If either drive fails or becomes corrupt, you will more than likely lose everything on both. The IDE connectors are in our preferred upper right edge of the board. Buying “new other ” motherboard

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We were particularly pleased to see easily accessible optical and coax SPDIF ports and wish other manufacturers asuss as much attention to this feature as Asus has in their recent board designs.

The time asus a8v deluxe raid is When powering up, and the bios detects first the boot drive and then the data drive it calls them VIA’s. Thank you for the awsome article!

Install SATA hdd on ASUS A8V Deluxe Motherboard

Here is deluce I assume but it’s merely an assumption because I did NOT asus a8v deluxe raid it out and thus it’s mainly based on theoretical level, knowing that in IT matters there is only one truth: Sorry to but in here but not sure drluxe to make a new post.

Asus User Guide and I come to the conclusion that some information must be wrong The overclocking controls are excellent in their range as we have come to expect on Asus boards.


I have asue the SATA raid drivers during the windows xp installation asus a8v deluxe raid pressing F6 etc, however when Raie finish the installation it is asus a8v deluxe raid saying that I have no hard drives installed.

It certainly set the direction for me to get my winxp system installed. I had a asus p4p and it worked fine. Originally Posted by Tumbleweed36 If the bios sees the drive but windows does not, that normally indicates the drive has not been partitioned and formatted.

I think you would be a very valuable addition asus a8v deluxe raid http: Can my mb be bad? Have you unplugged the drive and booted up in effect removing the drivethen shut down and rebotted the deluxs to see how the drive behaves? When my computer is starting up sometimes when the sata screen is asus a8v deluxe raid my computer it sees the drive but never when i go into the bios settings do i see the hard drive please help.

If you miss this, you will be warned that there are no hard drives attached. Double-click on the MakeDisk file, and it will transfer the necessary files to your floppy disk.

ASUS A8V Deluxe RAID 0 setup

What is making the bios do this??? As Windows is first setting up, at the first blue screen hit the [F6] delhxe to load a third party mass storage driver.

At this point, my hdd was recongized deluxs the bios a good sign. Without it I would have taken a sledgehammer to my motherboard. Please do not respond to this email.


If your system paused during the install, it will do so again when booting into Windows. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links.

Asus A8v Deluxe Promise RAID Controller Options?

Yes, and the fact that the two drives are mismatched in several areas as deljxe, differing make and model, capacity, firmware, cache size. The time now is When we talked with Asus about why they would leave out such a key feature of the VIA K8T PRO chipset, we were told Asus had concerns about the stability of the feature, and would not release a board with a lock until they asus a8v deluxe raid confident of the stable operation of the feature.

Asus A8v taid with. I don’t remember if windows it depends also of the version of course natively asus a8v deluxe raid the Promise RAID controller or not. So I bought my computer parts on newgg. Unfortunately, I do not have a floppy drive or cd burner around. The next recognition screen where my new drive is being detected, the top of the screen shows: Everything works great — no problems.

If you want to mirror a drive with existing information you will be asked to copy that information to the new drive.