Changing "SATA Mode" option from AHCI to ATA Tags: SATA Pavilion HP Laptop Laptops Last response: June 30, 2010 8:42 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share cecane June 30, 2010 2:40:45 PM How do I change "SATA Mode" option from AHCI to ATA. My PC is a HP laptop pavilion dv3 More about : changing sata mode option ahci ata MarkG June 30, 2010 3:05:56 PM Why would you want to do that? I don't know if it's the case with Windows 7, but I believe that XP would require a reinstall if you changed the SATA mode to or from AHCI. edmond419 June 30, 2010 8:42:45 PM I dont think you can. had hp but tried to install xp on it, so tried to change SATA mode. Can't find option for it Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources CD/DVD optical drive problem in AHCI/SATA mode Forum SATA mode to [ AHCI / RAID] Forum AHCI option !? Forum Install Windows 7 in ACHI or IDE sata mode for SSD? Forum How to change SATA mode Forum What SATA Mode Should My Motherboard Be In? Forum Why Vista won't boot if I pick AHCI for SATA Mode Forum Moving Hard drives into AHCI configured system - Any issue ? Forum [SOLVED] running GA-X58A-UD3R in AHCI mode - WinXP - BSOD 0x0..07B Forum GA-G33M-S2H - blue screen when AHCI enabled Forum ATA/AHCI Help Forum No AHCI option in BIOS...what are my options? Forum AHCI option (sata) Forum Convert sata ahci to ata mode in bios win7 Forum Laptop memory question Forum No sound from my acer note book when i play dvd's Forum Too many netbooks to choose from... Forum I want to buy original Sony and Dell laptops from USA to Nigeria how can i go ab Forum Have Satellite A55-S1063 that won't boot safe mode or any mode. Forum Will my asus x50r accept sata/300 hdd? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !