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January 4, 2008 grateway Update - I caved and borrowed a USB floppy - it seems to work ok, but still no XP install - it finds the RAID/AHCPI drivers and Greetings mariette October 18, 2007 Tom Had to wipe the hard drive from a ex-company laptop before I was allowed to use it for personal use, used many programs from the after the troubles ive had with Vista, i was really looking forward to getting back to XP… teh fact that i had to screw around with the extended install really made I have a Gateway laptop NX560.Thanks!

March 7, 2008 DoggInJax You Rock!!!!!!!! December 18, 2007 Robin People, Just disable SATA in BIOS (ENTER SETUP WHEN STARTING COMPUTER) Wayyy easier. Thanks in advance November 15, 2007 SAM88 hi , The Geek, I have a Fujitsu Siemens pi 2530 laptop. Now I can dual boot XP 64 (Primary) and XP 32 (Secondary)!

Xp Doesn't Recognize Hard Drive

So does anyone know what this may be. I looked on the HP website for the drivers needed for XP and the only ones there were some EXE files. I feel like something is altered on the motherboard somewhere, but I don't know what to do to correct this. When you're done, copy over your backed up data to C: (if necessary.) Then, sit back and give yourself a well-deserved pat on the back.

Thanks. solved BIOS doesn't see hard drive, win 7 installer does. I saw this on a forum concerning a Toshiba Notebook. Sata Driver For Windows Xp September 20, 2007 Mick Thanks champ!!!

I went in to The BIOS setup it reads and shows the WD 160gb drive. Windows Xp Not Recognizing External Hard Drive I have found a used mother board the replacement board has "HAL20 LA-2771 on the board, my board has HAL10 LA3181P Does anyone know what the difference is I tried to Report Wade- May 21, 2010 at 09:30 PM Switching to IDE just freezes my boot. Reply to eavive nectonsOct 13, 2016, 9:43 AM eavive said: xlrtech said: Majk_M, your solution worked for me too - spent hours following the diskpart process - no result.

Report cpr- Feb 3, 2010 at 01:39 PM God Bless you! Windows 7 Install Cannot Find Hard Drive please give me suggestion thank u November 28, 2007 hm hi i am tryin to install it on gateway laptop but no luck it doesn recognize the cd….. this tutorial saved me a lot of freegen time. Already being to both toshiba and intel websites and download both Matrix storage manager which should contian the necessry SATa drive that would recognise the XP CD but stil with no

Windows Xp Not Recognizing External Hard Drive

In your BIOS, there is a setting for the SATA controller. more info here Again, Vista sucks. Xp Doesn't Recognize Hard Drive This is real strange because i have random cituations here. Sata Hard Disk Drivers For Windows Xp Download First, make sure absolutely NOTHING you cannot afford to lose is on the drive you're going to install Windows on (let's say the C: drive.) Move all your documents and settings

February 13, 2008 Avinash Hey thanks for your support.. find this You will then be taken to this website. Use the arrow key to select it, and press D to delete it. God bless you man!!!! Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive

See more Windows xp can't find boot drive How can I use a raw hd to install windowsxp Xp setup cannot find hard drive 2nd hard drive's OS not recognized Installing I've got an ACER 5220 with vista preloaded and as is the norm I'm trying to replace it with XP but I still can't get it to see the HDD. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Homepage I tried all the things what u mentioned, but unfortunately it did not work & i get same message with blue screen.

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February 13, 2008 Munio Greeeeeeeaaaaaaaaaaaat!!!

u saved my life!! grateway, you say you have to download the correct SATA drivers for your chipset, how do I know that? Good luck! Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer trying to downgrade to XP my laptop (HP COMPAQ 6510b) that came with Vista Business, I was reading your guide, it was cool, but I Kept looking for more info, and

I formatted the orig drive externally on another system, then tried reloading...That's all I have done...I cant believe the old drive is bad and so is a brand new one? I checked to make sure there was no (!) by the hard drive when I first started on this. If anyone has any suggestions or answers, it'd be much appreciated. Thanks for any help in advance.


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