find device id of satacontroller in code

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  1. stevemk14ebr

    stevemk14ebr MDL Senior Member

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    #1 stevemk14ebr, Jan 14, 2012
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    simply need to find the hardware id of the sata controller for the boot drive that the program is running on. This is for my AHCI flip program which i'm working on support for xp which i need to know hardware id for. any ideas
     
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  2. Josh Cell

    Josh Cell MDL Developer

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    Device ID or Device Index?

    Well, please post the language what are you working.
     
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  3. stevemk14ebr

    stevemk14ebr MDL Senior Member

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    oops forgot lanuage in visualbasic 2010 or visualbasic.net same thing. I'm looking for the hardware ID. example.jpg
     
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    stevemk14ebr MDL Senior Member

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    any1 i still need a solution?
     
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  5. Josh Cell

    Josh Cell MDL Developer

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    Well, you can use the WMI for get the Hardware ID of an drive by letter...
     
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