How to format SATA hard disk?

Discussion in 'Storage Devices' started by firefly, Jun 10, 2005.

  1. donkey42

    donkey42 plank

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    no problem
  2. Big B

    Big B HWF Godfather

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    Yup, adapters are dodgy. However, there's a slight nitpick: XP does support SATA drives, as well as the SATA controllers. It only needs a driver for RAID modes if they are used. SATA is just an evolutionary step in the ATA interface not an entirely new reworking.
  3. aqmadungis

    aqmadungis Geek Trainee

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    i also had the same problem.. i have disconnect my sata drive from an lg notebook because i encounter "a disk error occured press alt+ctrl+del to restart"
    and i've connected that sata to a pc and also had this recovery cd to boot..
    but when i'm at the process of formatting that sata hard drive, an hour or two of loading, it's still at a 0% progress.. pls help me.. thanks a lot!

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