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January 21, 2008 ahmed ghoniem thank you man January 23, 2008 Gateway2 Gateway 2: Thanks for the great tip to all the fellow geeks out here. Any suggestions? Enter BIOS setup 2. Edit/Delete Message Helpful +0 Report geekman2005 May 18, 2009 07:24AM In a PC there is green button next to the bois if you press this 3 times it clear the bois get redirected here

November 16, 2007 george22 Hi! I triying to install Windows XP. Reply prasanth says: September 20, 2011 at 15:07 Hey guys my system recently formated after that my display driver got some problem, while browsing its freeze and system automatically restarts,,pls help haleeMar 25, 2010, 12:56 PM I ran the Hitachi drive fitness test on the original hard drive (per Hitachi's recommendation)...came up saying the drive was good. check my blog

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

I am getting onboard devices-->Integrated NIC or MiniPCI status and Modem enables. In all the moment i have the floppy connected and the diskete with the drivers files in the unit of 3.5 but the instalation still asking for the driver files. Ty.

Thanks much! October 30, 2007 Mark Did just all explained and it is still not able to find the Mass storage devises!! Gateway users: If you need any more clarification, post them here. Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive Per the instruction, I used nLite and slipstreamed the chipset drivers from Intel's website, but I still get this error message about the hard disk when I try to install XP.

Great article. Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer Server 2003 Hope this information can help those need the drivers, big hint. ^_^ December 5, 2007 vipashwa bajracharya Thanks a million, billion, zillion and whatever number comes after that. Select the "- Intel(R)82801GBM SATA AHCI Controller Mobile ICH7M" option as listed.Note: To find the required selection it may be necessary to scroll down even though there is no indication to

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Faran Ali 1,530,239 views 4:00 SATA Explanation - Ports, Cables, Controllers, Motherboards - What You Need to Know NCIX Tech Tips - Duration: 10:14. Sata Hard Disk Drivers For Windows Xp Download Report douglas› Ashu - Nov 12, 2009 09:57PM i have a similar issue, I have vista pre installed on my laptop, and I have the xp instalation disk, but when I Thank you for the tip! For instructions on using F6, refer to F6 Installation Method.

Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer Server 2003

I appreciate it. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-39282-xp-can-t-recognize-hard-drive-for-os-install Ok, my problem is, when i startup the pc…there comes the black screen saying cannot find secondary drive, and ask me to hit f5 to retry in order to start the Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer thank you so much!!! Windows Xp Install Can't Find Hard Drive Although I've downloaded Intel chipset drivers, devise manager still shows: 3 base system devices, ethernet controller, pci device and 1 other unknown device.

Cheers. Get More Info Loading... I had to disable flash module and switch from AHCI to ATA on a Dell. Thank you! Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows 7

I finally got rid of Vista! everythin is workin fine except my wireless card. When prompted with this message "Please enter any key to boot from CD…" Hit enter. 19. useful reference September 7, 2007 yogesh I have a Toshiba satelite M200 Laptop .

This post illustrates clearly steps that one should follow. External Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows Xp offtrackJan 30, 2012, 3:40 AM dear newmembersorry to ramble, I've been working on this for 12 hours today and my head is buggy. I have couple options: 1.

These people want to rid their Gateways, HP's etc of the curse that is Vista and are finding it VERY tricky, as did I.

Reply drebirth says: April 28, 2011 at 02:50 Please I need help. That's really interesting, great, helpful. Please try to explain as best you can what happens on the screen from the moment you switch the PC on to the moment you can't get any farther. Hard Drive Not Detected While Installing Windows 7 How do I strip the SATA drivers from Xp?

Have I missed any steps? I hope you've had success.Sorry to ramble, I've been working on this for 12 hours today and my head is buggy. Note that it doesn't really matter which of the *.inf files you choose, because it will select all files in the folder anyway." I DON'T RECALL EXTRACTING ANY DRIVER FILES PRIOR http://rss4medics.com/windows-xp/reinstall-windows-xp-cannot-find-hard-drive.php screen click Next. 5.

Reply Sandi L. I've looked on eBay, but none of the are actual Gateway restore discs - they're driver updates only that require XP to already be loaded. Reply Kathiresan says: February 24, 2014 at 04:18 Hi Rosco, I’m trying to recover some files from a defunct computer with this error. Reply wendimaye says: January 6, 2011 at 01:19 thank you so much..

Reply Josh says: December 26, 2011 at 15:38 OK so I followed Solution 1 and was able to install Windows just fine that way, but now when I switch the setting Please email the drivers.. Reply Jaye says: September 28, 2009 at 18:43 Hey man, good post but It doesnt work for me because i dont have that option in my BIOS i have phoenix version Up next Hard Drive Not Found Error on boot up by Britec - Duration: 10:01.

but problem with wind 7. Reply thx4help says: November 9, 2009 at 15:15 Worked great. Select "Drivers" and then "Bootable ISO". life saver!

Nice to know that people like you are here to help us for free. Then XP install files will begin copying to the folder. 7. Any input would be appreciated!! Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Reply ell says: May 5, 2011 at 16:51 Thank you! Hopefully the sum of the comments posted here, plus contributions from others who managed to ‘downgrade' successfully will add up to a solution for you and many others.