SATA HDD not detected while installing windows 7/ Windows 8

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trav
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 Sajjad - Nov 22, 2017 at 12:23 AM
Hello,

I was using Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit. I wanted to use Fedora 32 Bit. This is why I installed it on my hard drive along with Windows 7. After that, Windows 7 crashed but Fedora still worked and instead of C drive, all my other drives got formatted.

Now, the problem is that I am unable to install Windows 7 again. It is because I am not able to see hard drive partitions (ERROR is: "NO HARD DRIVE FOUND"). But, I am able to see the partitions in Fedora.

Can please anyone help me out with a solution as soon as possible?

Thank you!

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Updated on Jan 21, 2019 at 05:40 AM
Check your BIOS settings for the following parameters:
  • SATA configuration -> Enhanced
  • Configure SATA -> AHCI
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Nov 8, 2012 at 04:16 AM
At installation time, tell the installer to try to use these drivers by click on "Load driver":
http://i.stack.imgur.com/E7Z99.png

You should try with your motherboard SATA drivers. If you don't have any, you can try this one, by downloading it on an USB drive:
http://curtjackson.co.uk/files/JMB36X_WinDrv_R1.17.47WHQL_WIN7.zip
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Nov 8, 2012 at 09:38 PM
its not working ...>>>>>> :(
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AHCI worked for me. Thanks!
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Is it the complaint of hard disk
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its not workin
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