In reply to Rajesh Govind’s post on February 6, Unfortunately my fairly new Windows 10 desktop has no open slots to even try moving the SCSI card from the old computer. Computer powers off in sleep mode Rajesh Govind Replied on February 6, Thanks for marking this as the answer. The complication that arises from trying to connect to Firewire devices is because Firewire sends a constant stream of data, while USB sends data in packets so the two were incompatible.

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Windows 7 My System. Liverpool Replied on February 6, The complication that arises from trying to connect to Firewire devices is because Firewire sends a constant stream of data, while USB sends data in adqptec so the two were incompatible. The time now is So I went to google to see if I could find installation directions, I kept finding incredibly dated threads that talked about floppy discs haha and all kinds of other things, then I found a cached website giving directions but they talked about how the Driver was imbedded into the OS installation disc.


I don’t know what windowss Thunderbolt from USB 3. So, I would suggest you to check the adatpec from this link and for further assistance, it would be better to check with the Adaptec support team.

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Home Help Search Login Register. It’s strange, it’s not like any other driver I’ve installed. It seems that installing Windows 8 on the SCSI drive is not possible or it may result in no boot scenarios. This is in contrast to USB 2. I can confirm that when installing Windows 8 64Bit, it is possible to install the Windows 7 64Bit Adaptec driver at the point in the install where the option is provided to add drivers.

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. You would like to know if you can install Windows 8 to your SCSI Drive and if you try installing it, will the Windows 8 turns to a blue screen error in the first reboot. I’m thinking if I install the drivers onto my desktop here Windows 7 will finally read it.


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Originally Posted by spike Unless you relish playing with old hardware, I’d recommend trashing them. But in any case the data is still sent in packets, so it is more complicated than just changing plugs with an adapter.

ChrisMax Newbie Offline Posts: I have the same question 5. Jay W Page http: Once I ran Kill Disk on it though, I couldn’t read the hard drive anymore!

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