No Hard Drive

  micky1432 12:27 11 Dec 2009

I have a laptop that every time i go to load xp on says windows canot find a hard drive can anybody help please a new hard drive has been installed what have i done wrong

  canarieslover 13:39 11 Dec 2009

What version of Windows are you trying to load? If it is an early version of XP it will need SATA driver for the motherboard loaded fairly early in the install to enable XP to see the SATA hard drive.

  cream. 15:30 11 Dec 2009

re you using a factory restore disk or a full version of windows

and as canarieslover

what operating system are you trying to install.

  cream. 15:41 11 Dec 2009

That was quick.

Must read posts properley. ;-)

" to load xp "

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