Installing ssd


Apr 7, 2012
i'm trying to install a patriot ssd into a new system the issue is every time I start to load windows it cant find the drive its listed in the bios so I know I have that set right it just can't find the drivers. When I insert the utilities disk that came with the system it wont except any of the drivers. the motherboard is a GA-Z68AP-D3
Clear the CMOS of your motherboard.
Connect only your SSD and the CD/DVD drive that contains your Windows installation disk. Leave all other drives disconnected until Windows is installed.
Verify that your SSD is connected to port SATA3_0 or SATA3_1.
Verify that the port is in AHCI mode.