I am trying to run winxp recovery console but it isn't detecting my harddrive. I am using my dell OEM cd but it could be the wrong one because when I hit f6 to specify additional drivers it doesn't work. I have a few dells so maybe its the wrong cd.
So, I just entered my service tag online but I don't know what I'm supposed to download
Download the drivers for your chipset aka motherboard. Put them on a floppy or USB drive, insert, reboot your PC.
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XPS 730x H2C (aluminum clear coat chassis)
Windows 7 Professional x64
Intel Core i7 920 @ 3.60ghz (soon-to-be a Core i7-975)
6gb Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600
(4) - 300GB VelociRaptors with (3) in RAID0
Western Digital MyBook 1TB
(2) - XFX Black Edition GTX 285's in SLI
(2) - DVD/RW+CD/RW Drives
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Logitech G5 laser gaming mouse (blue)
Logitech G19 gaming keyboard
Logitech G35 headset
Dell 3008WFP-30" LCD @ 2560x1600
X-TRAC Ripper mouse pad
dev mgr, I can't boot into windows hence the need for recovery console. I'm only able to access the web using a linux live cd.
Thanks, here is my problem, I am using linux and I can't open an EXE. I have downloaded the file on my webserver which I have RDP access too, however it does not have a floppy disk so it wont let me extract the files.
32-bit Floppy Configuration Utility (197KB) 184.108.40.2069 3/13/2009 Download
Creates floppy disk for 32-bit OS with Intel® Matrix Storage Manager 220.127.116.119 files
used to preinstall RAID driver (F6 during Windows* setup).
OS:Windows Server* 2003, Windows Server* 2003 Standard Edition, Windows Server* 2008,
Windows Vista*, Windows Vista* 32, Windows* XP Home Edition,
Windows* XP Media Center Edition, Windows* XP Professional
DiskName = "Intel Matrix Storage Manager Driver"
*PNP0600.DeviceDesc = "Intel RAID Controller"
PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_2682&CC_0104.DeviceDesc = "Intel(R) ESB2 SATA RAID Controller"
PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_27C3&CC_0104.DeviceDesc = "Intel(R) ICH7R/DH SATA RAID Controller"
PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_27C6&CC_0104.DeviceDesc = "Intel(R) ICH7MDH SATA RAID Controller"
PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_2822&CC_0104.DeviceDesc = "Intel(R) ICH8R/ICH9R/ICH10R/DO SATA RAID Controller"
PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_282A&CC_0104.DeviceDesc = "Intel(R) ICH8M-E/ICH9M-E SATA RAID Controller"