How can I delete Vista so that I can install XP

  moody 00:57 15 Jul 2007
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I tried to install Win XP on my Vista laptop but after I boot from the XP cd I get the message that 'setup cannot detect any hard drives on my computer',

Please help

Mac

  Input Overload 02:04 15 Jul 2007

Do you have a SATA hard drive? If you have you may need to insert a floppy with the SATA drivers on during the initial install, as when you press F3 i think to add the driver.

  moody 18:47 16 Jul 2007

Thanks for your response. I am not sure what hard drive I have, the properties on my device manager indicates pl ata. Also the laptop does not have a floppy drive

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