Wrong sata ports..... Tags: Hard Drives Intel Storage Last response: July 2, 2012 5:02 PM in Storage Share badtaylorx July 2, 2012 12:44:52 PM guys.... i made a rookie mistake.... i assumed that because my p67WS board's intel ports were the first ones.....asus would do the same with the m5gene.... well ***....there on the asmedia ones.... now win7 all installed (drivers and all) and when i went to activate the irst i knew what was up the second i didnt see the option...... i tried to just swap'em over to the intel sata3's but the WD hdd wont show.....the ssd does.......but no hdd..... anybody have any ideas on how to swap'em w/o re-installing windows again thanx in advance bTx More about : wrong sata ports Dereck47 a b å Intel a c 428 G Storage July 2, 2012 5:02:01 PM Disconnect all drives and clear the CMOS on your motherboard. Reconnect the drives and see if they are recognized. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSATA Ports not working with new GPU ForumCan motherboards run separate SATA ports on different modes? IDE/AHCI ForumIntermittent SATA 3.0 (6G) ports ASUS P6X58D-E, AHCI mode ForumMoving HDD & SSD SATA Ports ForumHow to tell if my SATA ports are not working Forum3gb sata ports dont work ForumWhich sata ports are which channels? ForumAMD Board with SLi Capability WITH Sata (6Gb/s) ports , does it exist? ForumASUS P5Q PRO Silicon Image Drive Expert SATA ports ForumAdding SATA ports to an Acer X3200 motherboard (possibly general) ForumSATA 3.o compatible with SATA 1.5 ports ? ForumOut of sata ports on motherboard ForumHot spare on RAID I controller with 2 SATA II ports ForumBIOS detects only some SATA ports ForumRandom controller errors, two drives, SATA ports and PCI SATA card ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumIntel Sata 3 or Marvell 3 ForumSecondary SATA drive problem after disk clone ForumSata in sata 2 port? ForumHi. I have a similar issue. My AMD dual core has always run from primarily a SAT More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !