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How to Add SATA driver to RIS

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Have any idea how to add a SATA driver to RIS ? We have a X61 model but couldnt pass through the HDD identification :

I have put the related driver files under
1. D:\RemotInstall\Setup\English\Images\BSI_XP\%oem$\$1\Drivers\T61 w/ related .sif updated.
2. D:\RemoteInstall\Setup\English\Images\BSI_XP\$oem$\TEXTMODE
But still couldn't success. Any idea ??
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by:Netman66
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Copy the drivers to the i386 folder too.

You might also need to add a Mass Storage section to the .sif file as well, but try the first suggestion before we go there.

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This might depend on how the SATA drive has been added to the machine.
1. If the SATA drivers are supported by the BIOS/MOBO (built-in/on-board  SATA controller) then having the drivers with the installation files should work or so I've heard.
2. If you are using an add-on controller board then the drivers need to be on a floppy (and I do mean floppy) ... I have done this myself and read a lot about this one and no other media seems to work for accessing the drivers during the installation phase ... you have to do the F key to select other drivers and the drivers have to be on a floopy disk.
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by:AXISHK
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It seems that TXTSETUP.SIF may be the way to go for. Any reference for customize the TXTSETUP.SIF file and include the SATA driver ?

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