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I've been able to use the SSD as a second drive for programs and storage. During the Win7 setup I chose the previously created partition (which was both primary and set as active), and on the first reboot of the Win7 setup it BSODed. If however their tests don't show any errors, or they conclude it has been damaged through user errors, they won't give me one euro. SmogHog, Jul 17, 2012 #12 darf2000 Guest Hi! have a peek at this web-site

Intel RTS causes me BSOD. Management Software · Command Line Online Update Tool (CLOUT) · Acronis True Image™ Cloning Software.VMware Hardware: Performance tweak Windows 7 64-bit Performance tweak Windows 7 64-bit with OCZ you’ll notice the Here are the numbers I am getting. Click here! | Interested in writing for our front page? http://www.thessdreview.com/forums/threads/unable-to-install-windows-7-on-w520-with-ocz-vertex-3-with-w520.2487/

Install the Latest Intel RST (Rapid Storage Technology) Software for Vertex 3 Intel is frequently making updates to their Rapid Storage Software. A recent hardware or software change might be the cause. Internet Speed Uverse - 12Mbps D / 1.5Mbps U Antivirus Panda or Avast or Avira +MBAM +EMET +WinPatrol +Zemana AL Browser Pale Moon, Firefox, IE Other Info 2 multi-boot PC's Mainly Edit your Registry File to Fix the Vertex 3 from Freezing and Locking up, and Increase Performance This step is a little tricky, but here we go.

Anyone have tried a W520 with an other SSD? I can not get past the first reboot during the install. Not currently OCd, under-volted. Note: Only do this if you know what you are doing.

I made the foolish mistake of uninstalling hyper-v and since then the laptop is a brick. They have SATA III, but are suposedly restricted to II and I know there is a workaround. Because these fixes can improve performance while removing problems. https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Windows-7-Vista-and-XP/Unable-to-install-Windows-7-on-W520-with-OCZ-Vertex-3-with-W520/td-p/797273 How troublesome!

Are you trying to install Win 7 by booting the DVD, or did you start the install from within Windows? This drive really is amazing, so I hope that fixed it for you. But in both cases, the CPU fan runs wide open. Here right click on the bar showing the notebook drive and initilize and quick format to NTFC/4096 Put the drive back in your notebook.Bios set to AHCI.

After research and trial/error I was able to come up with some various solutions to help resolve this problem. In about 1 out of ten tries it will actually finish the cd and restart. djscribblesOct 5, 2012, 10:35 PM You should almost certainly be able to get help from the store you purchased from, or from OCZ. Plug it into the correct SATA port.

Once I was in Windows 8 the default graphics drivers were incredibly unstable with two monitors. Check This Out Reply With Quote 07-13-12,02:04 PM #4 ATMINSIDE View Profile View Forum Posts Sim Racing Aficionado ModeratorOverclockers.com EditorPremium Member #NaN Join Date Jun 2012 Location North Carolina Can you change your I mean, could it broke my ssd or motherboard? I'd tried every other setting, various BIOS versions, all the Nvida Optimus stuff, and no luck, it would still hang on restart.

The new install was after Lenovo had updated their drivers for rescue disks for the... Stay logged in The SSD Review and Technology X Forums Home Forums > Hardware, Software and OS > Operating Systems > Windows 7 > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Performance has increased significantly, but still experience lockups that cause BSoD. Source PM me!

darf2000 View Public Profile Find More Posts by darf2000 13 Jul 2012 #4 gregrocker 50,854 posts Burn ISO to DVD using ImgBurn at 4x speed, or write to PM me! Don't worry, this works for multiple solid state drives, not just the C300.

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Mike |Wednesday, 20 July 2011 at 3:15 PM are the back slashes fixed? Joey |Saturday, 02 July 2011 at 1:53 PM This resolved my issue. Only i didn't do the 4th step in the post of Zoork: “LPM”=dword: 00000001 {dword: 00000000->Disable; dword: 00000001->Enable} [default = Enabled] “LPMSTATE”=dword: 00000000 {dword: 00000000->Partial; dword: 00000001->Slumber} [default = Disabled] (Note: Lenovo W520Welcome to Toshiba OCZ SSD brand website.

I use Hybrid sleep, rarely re-boot or shutdown. However I'm still freezing. Copy the entire quote below: Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\services\\iaStor\\Parameters\\Port0] "LPM"=dword:00000000 "LPMDSTATE"=dword:00000000 "DIPM"=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\services\\iaStor\\Parameters\\Port1] "LPM"=dword:00000000 "LPMDSTATE"=dword:00000000 "DIPM"=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\services\\iaStor\\Parameters\\Port2] "LPM"=dword:00000000 "LPMDSTATE"=dword:00000000 "DIPM"=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\services\\iaStor\\Parameters\\Port3] "LPM"=dword:00000000 "LPMDSTATE"=dword:00000000 "DIPM"=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\services\\iaStor\\Parameters\\Port4] "LPM"=dword:00000000 "LPMDSTATE"=dword:00000000 "DIPM"=dword:00000000 [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\\SYSTEM\\CurrentControlSet\\services\\iaStor\\Parameters\\Port5] have a peek here darf2000, Jul 19, 2012 #13 renosablast Guest Now that's more like it!

No matter what I tried I couldn't get a stable installation going. We do not take responsibility for your actions. Where do I go from here? I have noticed if I reboot a few times, it will eventually boot through the problem and start and run just fine.

On the same screen as the utility is an add driver option. Test your RAM with memtest86 for 5-6 passes. Why? Category: Storage Devices.Download the latest Windows drivers for OCZ ATV USB Device Driver.

darf2000, Jul 17, 2012 #11 SmogHog Guest Some notebook's bios just dont't like some SSDs and fail to recognize them.