Stlcrzy
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INTEL(R) ICH8R/ICH9R SATA RAID CONTROLLER

I get an error message when I try to enter sleep mode. The system tells me that the problem is with the SATA RAID CONTROLLER. I have the latest version of this driver installed. Still no joy. HELP

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Thereal-dbk4297
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Re: INTEL(R) ICH8R/ICH9R SATA RAID CONTROLLER

I get an error message when I try to enter sleep mode. The system tells me that the problem is with the SATA RAID CONTROLLER. I have the latest version of this driver installed. Still no joy. HELP

Hello,

If you could post the exact error message, it will help us to find a solution.

 

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Stlcrzy
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Re: INTEL(R) ICH8R/ICH9R SATA RAID CONTROLLER

This is the exact error message:

The device for the INTEL(R) ICH8R/ICH9R SATA RAID CONTROLLER device is preventing the machine from entering standby, Please close all applications and try again. If the problem persists you may need to update this driver.

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Hanspuppa
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Re: INTEL(R) ICH8R/ICH9R SATA RAID CONTROLLER

I have experienced issues with this controller on 3 different XPS420 systems. I have concluded there is an inherent problem with this controller that Dell refuses to address. I finally downloaded and installed the Intel chipset drivers from Intel and it helped to stablize the system somewhat.

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