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Bingo. (Alot of extra work, but I had no alternative) My bios must be a stinker. Enter the BIOS and check if the drive is detected in system information. R. After the eula I get the page that says: "The following list shows the existing partitions and unpartitioned space on this computer. http://pdctoday.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-install-no-hard-drive-error.php

Reply NL says: July 16, 2012 at 06:28 When I turn it on it show the Toshiba/Intel screen, the flashes past a windows 98 screen and then goes black and the Usually it is Intel, and their site is actually ok once you have the CORRECT info. Thnx, RAJ Reply John says: April 20, 2010 at 05:13 Hey, Thanks a lot buddy! Reply PHP Decoders says: October 24, 2014 at 12:03 You are a life saver! http://ccm.net/forum/affich-52951-sata-drive-not-detected-while-installing-xp

Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows Xp

Followed solution 1 and seemed to do the trick - thanks! Its better to incorporate the HD SATA drivers to the XP Installation CD. thanks. December 15, 2007 Sonia Thomas Hi, My laptop recently fell down and the hard drive got damaged and i had to replace it.

Does this mean I don't need to integrate any drivers for the iso? My Emacines listed "sata" ratherthan "ata" but I made the change and Windows XP is loading. Make sure any hard disk drives are powered on and properly connected to your computer, and that any disk-related hardware configuration is correct. Hard Drive Not Detected While Installing Windows 7 Solution 1 did the trick for me.

Also I dont have a floppy drive so cant download from there. Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows 7 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 !!. Toshiba Satellite L45-S7409 Please advise Thank you Reply Dave says: May 28, 2011 at 18:55 nevermind I did Solution 2 successfully thanks for the great info Reply moe says: June 5, https://www.raymond.cc/blog/install-xp-setup-did-not-find-any-hard-disk-drives-installed-in-your-computer/ Let's run through a quick example… Here you can see the Intel SATA controller driver for my HP computer.

You can find the links in the Sitemap or on each sections page. External Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows Xp PC is Chilligreen. If your SATA drive supports AHCI, you can use the F6 driver diskette during Windows XP setup. Similar Topics Unable to do a clean XP install due to no hard drive detected Dec 31, 2009 Trying to Install Win XP on a clean Hard drive Jun 6, 2006

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Take out the hard disk and see if it has any jumper pins on it. Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows Xp I solved my problem by reading it. Windows Xp Install Can't Find Hard Drive Managed to track most of them (apart from the modem, but who cares), however the wifi STILL didnt work, which was a cruel irony, as that was the original impetus for

C:\>_ When I run Windows Pro with SP2, from the CD/DVD it runs windows set up, loading most if not all files and then comes to a blue screen that ends http://pdctoday.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-hard-drive-error-checking.php xp has found the driver, but its just not working. thanks so much. Setup cannot continue." Has anybody encountered this on your gateway machine(s)? Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer Server 2003

  1. I used it on a Compaq Proliant ML370 server.
  2. If I do so, the blue screen will come back again saying the HD can not be found.
  3. Crystal, simple and 100% working instructions.
  4. The USB floppy route was a dead end for me.
  5. Thanks for the walk-through!
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  7. any thoughts? 🙁 Reply Canvan says: October 8, 2011 at 08:41 Hi, Rosco, Your solution #1 works for me up to the step #6.
  8. It worked!
  9. February 14, 2008 Gopalakrishnan Hi Never have I seen so many praises for a step-by-step guide.

The disk should take you through the normal installation process. Its better to incorporate the HD SATA drivers to the XP Installation CD. Reply rasta says: July 21, 2012 at 04:56 M8,work's like a charm. this contact form Reply Anonymous says: January 24, 2011 at 07:29 Top Class, worked for me.

Please try again later. Sata Hard Disk Drivers For Windows Xp Download Seems a bit strange that you can't edit the BIOS. If you don't have a floppy drive in your computer (who does anymore), then you'll need to use a process called slip-streaming to integrate the storage drivers into your XP installation

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Have you heard of it? :p Every article is posted there so you can easily read the ones you like and ignore the ones you don't. @proposesolution Chirp Chirp! March 2, 2008 bathman Grateway, Thank you very much for your help. The problem that people keep running into left and right is getting to the point where XP starts to install and getting the message "Setup did not find any hard disk Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive bUT HARD DIST NOT DETECT F3 TO QUIT.

you should include this link in the tutorial though (http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfr…..mp;lang=en) most of the time this driver should work. Report Vinayak- May 10, 2011 10:24AM Thanks dude you are rocking :) Report Amitesh- Jan 2, 2013 02:55AM Thanks , Problem solved.................... This works! http://pdctoday.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-installation-error-hard-drive.php Bathman - I'm away from the machine now (it was my sisters) but I have the drivers on my USB drive.

What's happening with Windows setup? You are the man, this was driving me nuts... I think it says a lot about my issues regarding avoidance of ‘real' work… January 2, 2008 The Geek grateway is correct… Most Consumer PCs do NOT allow you to change I've got an ACER 5220 with vista preloaded and as is the norm I'm trying to replace it with XP but I still can't get it to see the HDD.

Thanks for all the help. If not, you could always post a question in the forum :) Site-wide RSS Feed This link is the RSS Feed for the entire site. There is no option to change from sata to IDE in Phoenix bios. F2, F10, F12?

This made for a larger than usual install but it worked fine. I was able to download the XP drivers for this computer from the Gateway support site and updated the BIOS with them and it still just shows "" in that list.