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SATA Drivers for System Image Recovery

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    SATA Drivers for System Image Recovery


    I have searched and read the tutorials and forums about the system image recovery and SATA drivers, concerning "This will show you how to load the SATA drivers in System Image Recovery when Windows 8 cannot find your backup hard drive due to lack of loaded drivers. ," as indicated on this tutorial link < SATA Drivers - Load in Windows 8 System Image Recovery >.

    and someone with this link < SATA Drivers - Load in Windows 8 System Image Recovery > asked "Where are the sata drivers???"

    but i believe none answered the inquiry.

    If someone will please direct me to the link or solution which i might have missed for the my inquiry on "HOW TO COPY THE SATA DRIVERS, AND/or THE LOCATION OF WHICH WHERE TO FIND THE SATA DRIVERS".

    Thanks for any info.

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    SATA drivers are already embedded in the bios. You just have to go into BIOS and turn AHCI on. For USB 3.0 you need xHCI that already comes with Windows 8 and above: Attachment 57346 Here' a link from Seagate about SATA drivers.
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