Intel Rapid Storage Technology for Windows XP (32-bit) – IdeaPad Y480, Y580

NameOperating SystemVersionReleasedDownload
Intel Rapid Storage Technology
0pis01ww.exe
566KB
Windows XP 32bit11.0.0.103222 May 2012 Download
Readme for Intel Rapid Storage Technology
0pis01ww.txt
1.08KB
Windows XP 32bit11.0.0.103210 Jun 2012 Download

Supported Systems

  • IdeaPad Y480, Y580

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows XP 32-bit

Important Information

  • This drivber shall be installed under F6 mode when installing Windows XP 32-bit Operating system on your computer. If it is not installed, it may cause the Operating System can not be installed correctly.
  • It is not supported to execute *.exe to install the driver under Windows directly.

Installation Instructions

1. Extract all driver files from the package.

2. Create a floppy* containing the following files in the root directory:
    iaAhci.inf,
    iaAhci.cat,
    iaStor.inf,
    iaStor.cat,
    iaStor.sys,
    TxtSetup.oem.

3. Plug-in floppy to NoteBook

4. Power on system then press "F12",

Insert WindowsXP OS install disk to ODD then select boot from "SATA ODD"

5. - At the beginning of the WindowsXP operating system installation,

   Pressing "F6" while system shows "press f6 if you need to install a third party scsi or raid driver"

   - Then system will load other drivers and shows "Setup could not determine the type of one or more mass storage devices..." message,

   - Using "Up" and "Down" key to select ""Intel(R) 7 Series Chipset Family SATA AHCI Controller", then press "Enter" to load drivers

      After finished, system shows "Setup will load support for the following mass storage device: Intel (R) 7 Series Chipset Family SATA AHCI Controller"

- Pressing "Enter" to install WindowsXP OS.