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Used LSIUtil to do so. I have tried all the options discussed in this forum with no luck. I have a little support company in Zimbabwe and the amount of clients that ask me to downgrade their laptops to XP. It saved me hours of time. his comment is here

Reply SRAJU says: June 16, 2011 at 04:00 Hi I have HP Pavilion DV5000, I could not install Windows XP, I was getting this message. “ Setup could not find a and then gives me an error. "The application could not be installed because the installer file is damaged. Note that I also copied the driver files from the C drive of the x64 installation and got the same problem. 2. The USB floppy route was a dead end for me. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/setup-did-not-find-hard-disks-during-winxp-installation-in-dell-precision-690.92583/

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

I am either going to find another hard disk to try or re-test the replacement hard disk to verify the disk is in fact working. December 18, 2007 Robin People, Just disable SATA in BIOS (ENTER SETUP WHEN STARTING COMPUTER) Wayyy easier. A quick trip to Lenovo's support site, and following your slip-streaming instructions did the trick.

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  2. I tried to install the new disc on my brand new computer and it worked with no other programs installed on the computer.
  3. Specifically I would like to put an Nvidia GTX 460 in, but I don't want to spend the money only to realize it doesn't agree with the MY171 motherboard.
  4. The problem is when the Windows reestart ti begin to install the OS in the local disc.
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Not saying that your guide its useless, just giving you guys more options, this one saves you like 10x the time. Should i proceed with "save & exit" from then onwards??? i have a toshiba satellite p200 if that helps.. Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive Reply Suresh Babu says: September 6, 2011 at 15:22 It worked….

If you do get this far, expect a few errors when copy and expect it to be slow but hope that it works long enough to retrieve the files! Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer Server 2003 Once I did this I was golden, well apart from missing drivers in XP. Reply Rosco says: September 23, 2010 at 09:28 Hi Daryl, What's your pc model/bios details? Reply Thamiso says: October 9, 2014 at 03:15 Thanks, step 1 works without any problems.

Cheers. Hard Drive Not Detected While Installing Windows 7 Browse to the directory where you extracted the driver files, and then select Open. Ewerythink just as it is writen as downloadet the latest Intel drivers and nothing??? This tutorial really helped me.

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THANKS DOOD February 11, 2008 Creatronix i went geeky geeky after getting through and kickin in VISTA's weird ass !!!!…. http://newwikipost.org/topic/8YTAvNVQsR7l1uR7wHihSuJwMoJ25ueC/Setup-did-not-find-hard-disks-during-WinXP-installation-in-Dell-Precision-690.html Thanks Geek! Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer cheers Reply ank91 says: January 26, 2013 at 04:09 hey-admin- my notebook dont have FLOPPY DISK DRIVE- HOW DO I INSERT FLOPPY DURING SETUP Reply sobia says: January 28, 2013 at Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows 7 I have tried all the options discussed in this forum with no luck.

Great article. this content Also, doing so means you are going to have a much slower computer than if you properly fix the error by using the right drivers. 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 It was a very big help for me. Windows Xp Install Can't Find Hard Drive

Fatal Error: Data Error (Cyclic Redundancy Error).. Again, good luck KB February 21, 2008 Gateway-123 Has anybody installed Win2008 server on a vista machine ( that has a SATA)? Your article has helped me a great deal and it worked like a charm, bye bye vista!! weblink Regrds Benny Reply johorean says: August 12, 2010 at 13:57 Hello, I'm still cant solved my problem!

and now it worked. Sata Hard Disk Drivers For Windows Xp Download October 13, 2007 fadi halabi Im so thankfull I have a laptop stopped from 7 days without floppy ,the solution was by disabling sata native controll , I know that there http://serialstoragewire.org/Articles/2007_07/itinsights24.html 0 Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

I am still not sure what is going on.

Thank you and wish you the best in the future. Back to top Back to Internal Hardware 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Hardware → Internal Hardware None of my hard disks appear in the 'Drives' entry even though they show during booting under the 'SAS Controller' utility which must be set to 'On' in the setup screen. External Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows Xp A problem has been detected and windows has to shutdown to prevent damage to your computer. …Check with your hardware vendor for any bios updates. …restart your computer.

March 10, 2008 A-man Toshiba L40-E17 Vista pre-installed. If you don't, click here to get one Go to either your computer manufacturers support website or if you have a custom build then go to your mainboards manufacturers support website i got this problem - setup did not find any hard disk installed in blah blah blah,… i followed the procedure of nlite but then the last stage of making ISO http://hcsprogramming.com/hard-disk/setup-did-not-find-any-hard-disk-drives-installed-in-your-computer.php I am also try the method of incorporating the BIOS, SATA and Chipset drivers updates into the window setup using nLite, but I am not sure what files to be loaded

rosco at proposedsolution.com Email me at the above. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged Crystal, simple and 100% working instructions. how can i solve problem?

Cheers October 25, 2007 Marco Great fix…thanks!! I will create a new Installation CD with the procedure that you explained. The SATA that I have is an Intel one. Thanks again!

Thanks for posting. Ask a question and give support. The only non-off entries are for the 2 PATA entries which show information about the CD and DVD drives. Is there any other way left?

if not can call me on +91-9819000732 Reply hp user says: July 7, 2013 at 05:56 Thank you, very helpful article! However, prior to doing this, you need the latest version of the BIOS (A04 at the time this was written), and the latest SAS 5/iR Integrated firmware. Reply Rosco says: October 26, 2010 at 18:12 Hi Ktt, What's your make/model of laptop? I don't know what to do to fix this problem.