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      Intel SATA Controller AHCI Driver for Windows 7 (64-bit) - ThinkPad and Lenovo Series Notebook

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      Intel SATA Controller AHCI Driver
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      Windows 7 (64-bit)
      11.2.0.1006
      12/4/2012
      README for Intel SATA Controller AHCI Driver
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      Windows 7 (64-bit)
      11.2.0.1006
      12/4/2012

      This package installs the software (Intel Chipset driver) to enable the following devices:

      • Intel (R) 7 Series Chipset Family SATA AHCI Controller

      Note:

      • If this package has been installed, updating (overwrite-installing) this package will fix problems, add new functions, or expand functions as noted below.
      • This program is language independent and can be used with any language system.

       

      Contents
      Supported Systems
      Supported Operating System
      Summary of changes
      Installation Instructions
      Determining which version is installed

       

      Supported Systems
      • Lenovo B480, B490, B580, B590, E49, V480, V480c, V480s, V580, V580c, M490
      • Edge E330, L330
      • K29, K49, E49

       

      Supported Operating System
      • Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit

       

      Summary of Changes

      Where:

      • < > Package version numbers
      • [Important] Important update
      • (New) New function or enhancement
      • (Fix) Correction to existing function

      Version 11.2.0.1006

      • (Fix) Fixed an issue where BSOD occurs on Intel VGA configuration.

      Version 11.0.0.1032

      • (New) Added support for Lenovo B490, B590
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo M490
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad L330
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo V480s
      • (New) Added support for ThinkPad Edge E330
      • (New) Added support for Lenovo E49, Zhaoyang K29, K49, E49
      • Initial release for Lenovo V480, V580, B480, B580

      Note:
      Please refer to the README file under the "File details" section for a complete list of changes fixed by this driver update.

       

      Installation Instructions

      Notes:

      • If your computer runs satisfactorily now, it may not be necessary to update the software. To determine if you should update the software, refer to the Determining Which Version is Installed section.
      • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is required to be installed on the system in order to install Intel Rapid Storage Technology Interface.
      Manual Install

      This section assumes to use Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer.

      [Downloading file]

      1. Click once on the underlined file name. Once this is done, some pop-up windows will appear.
      2. Follow the instructions on the screen.
      3. In the window to choose Run or Save, click the Save button.
      4. Choose the folder you would like to download the file to and click the Save button. A different window will appear and the download will begin and complete. Once the download has completed, there may or may not be a message stating that the download completed successfully.

       

      [Window 7 64-bit]
      To update the driver, follow the instructions below:

      1. Start Windows 7 and logon with an administrator account.
      2. Click Start, then click Control Panel.
      3. Click System and Maintenance, then click System.
      4. Click Device Manager.
      5. Expand the IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers category.
      6. Right-click
        Intel(R) 5 Series 4 Port SATA AHCI Controller or
        Intel(R) 5 Series 6 Port SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) 5 Series/3400 Series SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) 7 Series 4 Port SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) 7 Series 6 Port SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) Desktop/Workstation/Server Express Chipset SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) ICH10D/DO SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) ICH10R SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) ICH7M/MDH SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) ICH7R/DH SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Intel(R) ICH9M-E/M SATA AHCI Controller
        or
        Inter(R) Mobile Express Chipset SATA AHCI Controller

        and then select Update Driver Software...
      7. Click Browse my computer for driver software.
      8. Click Browse..., then select the driver location and then click Next.
      9. Click Close when the installation has completed.
      10. Click Yes to restart the computer.
      Determining which version is installed
      1. Click Start, then click Control Panel.
      2. Click System and Security, then click System.
      3. Click Device Manager.
      4. Click the + sign in front of the IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers.
      5. Double-click Intel(R) 7 Series Chipset Family SATA AHCI Controller.
      6. Click the Driver tab. Then you will see the Driver Version.

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      • Document ID:DS029309
      • Last Updated :23 Jun 2014
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