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XP SP3 install modification to include SATA drivers for MSI X58 Pro-E

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Guys, I wonder, if there is any guide on how to manually insert the SATA drivers into Windows XP install CD. Reasons for this are simple:

 

1) MSI X58 Pro-E did not have a floppy connector, so unless I want get USB floppy, then I need this change in the install CD

 

2) all guides I found feature nLite and therefore produce only bogus, not working install on Czech Win XP SP3 (this issue is a long time there and it is still there, learned it again the hard way)

 

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So normal WinXP SP3 Czech install did not see the HDDs. Therefore no install. Modified one with included drivers by nLite (last public version 1.4.9.3 (curse the **** program!) do detect HDDs and install fine (it does, sadly, complain that bios-something file is missing?!), untill the very very end. Then is says that it cannot confirm the license and that it is. I never get into the desktop, no matter what. No idea why that happend, no idea why it won't let me enter the product code... etc.

 

So I would looking for guide that does NOT involve nLite at all, I happily do it the manual way, that way the install will work and not screw me up...

 

So anyone have some tips for such guide?


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So anyone have some tips for such guide?

 

Yes. :yes:

http://homepage.ntlw...no-answers.html

 

http://unattended.ms...xp/view/web/33/

http://unattended.ms...xp/view/web/36/

http://ryan.servehtt..._slipstream.htm

 

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