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Thanks a lot for your tutorial. :-) November 21, 2007 Wendry Splendid !!!… I spent all night long trying this and that without results, your guide is very2 comprehensive and it If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). I can try the way you said but i tried the following: Changed SATA Device Operation to ATA instead of AHCI.I heard that it too works. Reply Deepak says: November 27, 2013 at 16:57 Thanks for the solution, it help me, god bless you Reply vali says: November 28, 2013 at 08:50 thnx solution 1 works for http://jactionscripters.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-hard-drive-error-log.php

u guys are really great!!! Then I can continue set up windows xp normally. Reply sandip says: August 9, 2012 at 22:56 he r i m also facing same problem pls tell me what can to for same Reply NIKHIL says: July 31, 2013 at September 7, 2007 yogesh I have a Toshiba satelite M200 Laptop . click to read more

Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer

Report oszi- Jul 27, 2010 03:31PM sweet, it worked. December 1, 2007 Town Thank you so much for this wonderful site to help a newbie like me to install XP on my laptop with Vista pre-installed. I put a HD(IDE) in and now I'm getting the unable to fin HD error and Error codes PXE-E61 andPXE-M0F. Reply Moro says: April 11, 2012 at 03:43 Worked with an Asus.

  1. The bottom line is when I run the setup cd, it's missing the option ‘Press any key to boot from cd' Please help!
  2. I love the internet!
  3. Then during the install of win2003, at the stage where it says "Please enter any key to boot from CD…" I enter any key and lo behold !!.
  4. And my PC doesnt have the "ribbon" connection anyway it has the newer smaller connections.
  5. I am still not sure what is going on.
  6. It works after follow your instruction.
  7. you helped me really out Thanks Keep Going!

i cant fix it, always crashing,. Loading... Thanks A LOT. Sata Hard Disk Drivers For Windows Xp Download You will get a message that it cannot find any hard drives.

Any specific help you can provide will be greatly appreciated. Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive However, after set up copy all files, my laptop reboot and it keep going back to the beginning of the process ( I did not hit any key to read from Get Digging if you don't already. http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/boards-and-kits/desktop-boards/000006704.html I have and HP Pavilion dv2500 and this guide doesn't work!

hope this makes sense. Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows 7 I'm trying to work through your solutions, but the options you present are not available on my machine. The photo above was taken in Vietnam last year although you can't really tell because of my big face in the way. :) If you've had enough of this techie stuff Reply TnT says: February 3, 2011 at 17:05 Awesome!!!

Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive

well my comp details are basically a dell 1525 with an Intel Pentium dual core..

February 20, 2008 Gateway-123 grateway, Thanks for the quick response.!! Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer its a realtek rtl8187 wireless. Windows Xp Install Can't Find Hard Drive http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Product_Filter.aspx?ProductID=2101 7.

Reply RAJ PANVAL says: August 22, 2012 at 11:44 There is no compatibility option in lenovo K series desktops.Only DISBALE,IDE,ACHI,SCSI Options available there? have a peek at these guys Changing the SATA to "Raid/ATA" on a dell worked for me. Am I doing something wrong? Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer Server 2003

Try this for identifying your system info: http://www.gtopala.com/siw-download.html it's freeware and should tell you all you need to know. Wish I would have googled this error message 6 hours ago!!! They say : the only supporeted system for this coputer is Vista !!! http://jactionscripters.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-hard-drive-error-checking.php This page is already highly ranked in Google and must be getting more and more backlinks daily, as frustrated vista users worldwide decide ‘enough is enough!' The more detail this page

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 External Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows Xp What can I do next? Windows XP install CD saying it can't find hard drive.

Should I keep on using "compatibility" setting?

KNOWLEDGE NEVER ENDS … Reply NL says: July 15, 2012 at 21:30 we just got a used Toshiba satellite L40 Laptop(PSL40E) with no OS on it. Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS February 13, 2008 shasha heyy man thanks for this tutorial..a question though..how long does it take to complete the whole thing? Hard Drive Not Detected While Installing Windows 7 its very valuable.

I need this computer being I'm starting college at the end of this semester, and I don't have the money for a new one right now. Report schutt- Aug 23, 2010 02:57PM i have a 2000 gateway computer and harddrive dont want to work right from boot and I need help on how to fix the problem Reply satpal singh says: August 1, 2011 at 12:01 Hi, Change the mode of the SATA controller from AHCI to IDE or Compatibility…I'm not able to find the option.Model HP. this content Please share your thoughts on drivers, ease of use, 32/64 bit, third party tools like nLite,Nero, pre and post installation issues.

this worked for me on my Compaq nx9420. Using the drive mode: During boot, enter the BIOS setup by pressing F2. December 18, 2007 Scott Wow, what a lifesaver…I thought I might be looking for a new job after fdisking this laptop thinking the XP CD would take care of the rest. Reply Rosco says: July 15, 2012 at 22:08 NL, Can you explain how you get to a C:\ prompt?

Make sure you add your driver in TEXTMODE - otherwise it won't work. I very much appreciate your time and thank you for your help. Just go to their support/downloads section and pick the model of your computer. If it doesnt have jumpers or it's already configured as master then pop it back into the laptop and switch on.

Windows XP install CD saying it can't find hard drive. Windows Legacy OS forum About This ForumCNET's Forum on Windows legacy operating systems, (XP, 2000/NT, ME, & Windows 95/98) is the best source for finding help or getting troubleshooting advice from what shall i do? step 1 worked 100% on my acer aspire-4738Z.

My notebook works with XP !!!! January 25, 2008 Sebas Amazing, wonderful article. September 7, 2007 Ira This walk through was great. Bathman - I'm away from the machine now (it was my sisters) but I have the drivers on my USB drive.

Reply jano says: November 9, 2010 at 17:51 ktt i tried simple:i disabled achi and there is all right,try that Reply Noman says: November 10, 2010 at 06:28 this is cool, I hope it does =) I've been looking for a way to downgrade for a while! Well thanks so mcuh! YOU REALLY ARE THE MAN GEEK !!!

xp has found the driver, but its just not working. Helpful +0 Report Rahat Jun 15, 2009 10:50AM I did the same thing as suggested above xpcman however it still did not work. Doug The Pilot Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 02-17-2011, 02:34 PM #2 Old Rich AdministratorMicrosoft MVPTeam Manager - Networking - Microsoft Support - Hardware Join