Leave the setting as UEFI. Have you tried to flash a different BIOS version yet? I have to spend some time googling and hunting for the drivers Check your PM in about 30 minutes. I noticed an increased boot time on my X38 board since there is an extra window in which all the SATA devices get recognized, but no difference on my X board that doesn’t have a separate AHCI bootup window. Breaking Protections in Hardware Cryptocurrency Wallets. It was already set to auto, rather than minimal or through. I have tried everything I can think of to fix it but it still won’t let me install windows 10 onto the SSD.

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Do you think that the above instructions will work for me? Which came up with this error, “Windows ahcci be installed to this disk.

This will open a command prompt. The guy who typed these instructions up is a friggin genius.

Installation of Windows 10 problems (Dell Optiplex 790) Partially fixed now

Every time I tried to re-install windows I’ve done a “clean install”, using Diskpart commands. With the SSD only attached boot the Windows 10 install disk.


I’ll confirm that this fixed it after it is completely installed. Please re-enable javascript to access dekl functionality. See the BC clean install guide. Click here to Register a free account now! Results 1 to 13 of 13 Thread: But, by doing the diskpart commands you are wiping the slate clean doing the clean command vs trying to reinstall over an install. Using the site is easy and fun. You may ahco to register before you can post: Community Forum Software by IP.

Again, this does NOT install anything.

I got it all working already. Running the troubleshooter said that there were no errors and still retained my problem. Point it to C: That one didn’t work, then I flashed to A22 which still doesn’t work. Thanks for the previous post and for the upcoming answer.

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I have already done what you said multiple times, so sadly, no that is not the problem. Sign in anonymously Don’t add me to the active users list. None of those fixes worked for me and I still aci the issue. This computer’s hardware may not support booting to this disk. The HDDs had windows 7 but I cleaned them already. I would go for another clean install.


To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. On top of that, your laptop was intended to use Windows 7, so driver support on Windows XP may be hard to get.

I’d like to start off by saying congrats! It came with windows 7 and booted fine, nothing wrong with it. Several functions may not work. Kent you are a genius! It let me select the SSD to install windows onto and is now installing. Things that I have tried: