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hdd Device Mgr yes Drive Mgmt no. why?

  • Hard Drives
  • Windows XP
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  • SATA
  • Motherboards
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Last response: in Windows XP
June 29, 2013 11:24:29 AM

XP SP3 fresh. Latest BIOS and drivers. Simple ECS motherboard. Primary master IDE drive.
SiiG 2-port SATA PCI card. Latest driver. WD drive 400GB.
On POST, card rom shows drive attached.
In XP, drive is in Device Manager w/ no issues. Opening Drive Management takes forever and doesn't show the drive. Also, Diskpart errors out and wont start.
With drive detached, all works fine.
Drive issue or card issue?

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June 30, 2013 12:18:54 PM

Is it the drive that shows in Device Manager or just the PCI card?
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