operating system on non-Apple personal computers with x86 architecture on x86-64 processors.
The effort started soon after the June 2005 Worldwide Developers Conference announcement that Apple would be moving its personal computers from Power PC to Intel microprocessors.
The detailed steps from Microsoft are as follows: To resolve this issue, enable the AHCI driver in the registry before you change the SATA mode of the boot drive.
To do this, follow these steps: After this you’ll have to restart your computer, go to BIOS and enable AHCI.
Recently a user confirmed this method worked for AMD and 64 Bit Host with following configuration.500GB Hard Drive AMD Athlon II 620, 4 cores @ 2.6 GHz 4GB DDR3 RAM Windows 7 Home Premium x647) Follow the other steps mentioned here to change language, sound, mac admin password, networking, upgrades and VMware tools.
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AHCI (Advanced Host Controller Interface) enables native command queuing and hot-plugging through SATA host controllers (Serial-ATA) for your hard drives.
However, the newer frameworks relied on the newer kernels and this led to users of 10.4.8 encountering many problems.When you log in to Windows again, you’ll notice the installation of drivers for AHCI.Another restart will be required to finish the driver installation.10.4.4 with the first generation of Intel-based Macs, the i Mac and the Mac Book Pro.These machines used Extensible Firmware Interface (EFI) platform firmware instead of the older style BIOS found on most x86 motherboards at the time.
Vista was the first Windows OS to support AHCI out of the box, whereas Windows 7 does the same.