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Paper Tape
Posts: 5
Registered: ‎02-20-2012
Location: Deutschland
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Y570 - Can't see any HDD's on windows install process



i would like to reinstall Windows on my new IdePad y570 wih RapidDrive. First i deactivate the RapidDrive technology with the following HowTo from Lenoco:


The problem is, that i can't see my HDD's at the windows installing procedure ... I switched the SATA Mode from AHCI to Compatible .. But that takes no effect?


Thanks for Help

Retired Partner
Posts: 955
Registered: ‎01-05-2010
Location: INDIA
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Re: Y570 - Can't see any HDD's on windows install process

Hello Tseng,


If you are installing Windows 7 then there is no need to make the SATA Controller mode to compatible.


Kindly refer to the mentioned below web link which guide about Rapid Drive installation.


I hope you issue will be resolved after this.


Best Regards,



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