Highpoint Rocket RAID 1520: NO recognition : Help

Posted by: WOOKIE1212

Highpoint Rocket RAID 1520: NO recognition : Help - 10/03/07 10:15 AM

hy dudes...
yesterday i received my Highpoint Rocket Raid 1520...
I proudly installed it..but no recognition...

ok..so i went to: http://www.hptmac.com and downloaded the Mac Driver 1.0
with confidence i rebooted and NO recognition...

DAMN

so i used my test card a: Firewire+USB card for checking the PCI-Slots...recognized in System-Profiler

but why does this damn card doesnt works?

i dont have got any HD connected now...but it should also recognize it...

here the pics: (on hptmac theres a lil different card)

Front
Back
Shot


i contacted Highpoint Technologies...but till today no answer...

it would be harmful if it wouldnt work..:(


Thank you folks

Wookie
Posted by: Waragainstsleep

Re: Highpoint Rocket RAID 1520: NO recognition : Help - 10/03/07 02:09 PM

Well for future reference, don't set electronics down on the outside of ESD bags. These bags keep the charge on the outside and can kill components.
Shouldn't really put them down anwhere. Except on an ESD mat.
Posted by: WOOKIE1212

Re: Highpoint Rocket RAID 1520: NO recognition : Help - 10/03/07 02:13 PM

do you think the card is killed?
Posted by: maestro

Re: Highpoint Rocket RAID 1520: NO recognition : Help - 10/03/07 06:45 PM

Are you sure it is Mac compatible?
Posted by: WOOKIE1212

Re: Highpoint Rocket RAID 1520: NO recognition : Help - 10/03/07 11:01 PM

yes...on http://www.hptmac.com there is the 1520 controller...

and i ve got the 1520...i googled and i read that it is compatible with nearly any OS...

damn..i think i sell it...its not worth