Enable AHCI on a 945PM laptop

Discussion in 'BIOS Mods' started by zfffft, Dec 3, 2010.

  1. zfffft

    zfffft MDL Novice

    Aug 30, 2009
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    This is an old 945PM Calistoga laptop without AHCI and with a 2.0 SLIC.
    It has a Phoenix BIOS.

    I'd like to enable AHCI on this machine because I know it can work in AHCI mode.

    This is the BIOS it's using: mediafire.com/?z0x61v0g15o4sak

    Here's how to enable it on some VAIO laptops:

    Can it be done for this BIOS?
     
  2. drewbug

    drewbug MDL Member

    Aug 15, 2010
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    Hi zfffft,
    I'm curious, how do you "know it can work in AHCI mode" if you're not able to enable that option?
    As for modding the BIOS to enable AHCI mode, I recommend finding a copy of the "Phoenix BIOS Editor" and seeing what you can do with that. I'm sorry that I can't be of more assistance. Good luck.