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gendun
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Adept I

A88X-PRO "Windows 10" install will not recognize Raid Driver

Desktop

Windows 10 < attempting fresh install

ASUS A88X-PRO BIOS v1301 6/24/2014

AMD A8-7600 Radeon R7, 10 Compute Cores 4C+6G 3.10 GHz

NVIDIA GeForce 210 Driver 341.44

VGA = Dell P2714H @ 1920x1080

DVI = Acer S271HL @ 1920x1080

Power Supply OCZ ModXStream-PRO 500W - OCZ500MXSP

8 GB RAM

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I have been running Win7 Home Premium on RAID array

I've partitioned another RAID Array to use for a fresh install of Windows 10 Pro

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When I put Windows 10 media in the DVD, it sees no Storage, but allows to "Load Drivers"

I loaded the Drivers I got from : 

https://drivers.amd.com/drivers/nvme_sata_raid_windows_driver_9_3_0_38.zip 

I loaded the SATA (not the NVMe) onto USB : 

Directory of F:\

10/23/2019 03:07 PM 2,889 rccfg.inf
10/23/2019 03:15 PM 30,472 rccfg.sys
10/23/2019 03:15 PM 10,518 rccfg.cat
10/23/2019 03:07 PM 3,865 rcraid.inf
10/23/2019 03:15 PM 550,152 rcraid.sys
10/23/2019 03:15 PM 10,165 rcraid.cat
10/23/2019 03:07 PM 3,366 rcbottom.inf
10/23/2019 03:15 PM 87,304 rcbottom.sys
10/23/2019 03:15 PM 10,438 rcbottom.cat

But the Windows 10 install won't take any of these drivers if I select them, and hides them if I check "Hide Drivers..."

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If I try the original drivers that came with the A88X motherboard , the Windows 10 installation doesn't even see them at all, whether I click hide or not. (= AMD A88X Chipset Support DVD Rev 1128.03, which on the DVD it says supports up to Win 8.1)

Is there a driver for the onboard SATA Raid that will actually work with Windows 10 ? 

I've been looking everywhere but so far this was the closest I could find , but these drivers appear to be for newer Chipsets & hardware than what I have. 

Any help would be appreciated. 

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gendun
Adept I
Adept I

Re: A88X-PRO "Windows 10" install will not recognize Raid Driver

OK problem solved - my mistake was looking on AMD site for Drivers, when I needed to be looking on ASUS site, since ASUS is the motherboard manufacturer

'Doh ! 

I downloaded the Driver on to my USB & the install found everything OK

A88X-PRO Driver & Tools | Motherboards | ASUS USA 

https://dlcdnets.asus.com/pub/ASUS/misc/sata/RAID_XPWin7-81-10_V376-220-245-276-459-125-522.zip 

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