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"csm" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I'm building a new system with the following:
> ASUS A8N-SLI Premium MB
> AMD Ath-64 3800+
> 1 Gig Corsair XMS DDR 3200 memory
> BFG Geforce 6800GT PCI-E VCard
> Maxtor 250 Gig SATA 7200rpm SATA drive w 16 Meg Cache
> I have never used a SATA drive before as my only drive. So, what do I
> have to do to install Win-XP home on
> it and get the system to boot from it?
Check around in your bios and insure that it is set to boot from the SATA
controller as long as it is your only drive. Should work fine.