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Hidden Inversions (Cops' Thread) Can a gym be built to supply electricity to homes? but if you mess up?1: IDE /or Sata port, it will not boot2: or the internet driver , you cant get new drivers or updates, so you need 2 working computers, and vista isn't compatible with alot of things so it sucks.. The data on "Disk 1", which is a backup drive, is less than 1 GB, is what we are hoping to recover. this content

Report Ronnie- Dec 13, 2009 at 09:08 AM Thanks buddy It's works......... You truly are a great help to me. Thanks. But i want win XP an additional OS to be installed.

Windows Xp Not Recognizing External Hard Drive

February 9, 2008 Lakeside i have a hp 530 notebook with Windows Vista Basic and i have been trying to load Windows Xp on it but it keeps telling me cannot My new Vista-installed laptop had a SATA controller not supported in XP. Does something like D:\> show up? Computer systems are still way too complicated for the average user!

  1. It did show up in the BIOS.
  2. February 13, 2008 Munio Greeeeeeeaaaaaaaaaaaat!!!
  3. This info is awesome.
  4. Files extract to the CCabs\D00455-001-001 folder on your hard drive.2.
  5. again, thanks for the help everybody!
  6. Burn the disk as an ISO Image. 15.
  7. Last thing is, go to the manufacturers website, there is a chance you need a driver (or a controller) for it to be seen as a disc!
  8. xp has found the driver, but its just not working.
  9. To check to see if this is the cause of the BIOS not detecting the hard drive, follow these steps: Power off the computer.Open the computer case and remove the data
  10. If you've got other ideas, leave them in the comments and I'll add them to this list.

As a note: almost all new systems came without the ability to change the HD SATA - PATA mode, and i f you try to change the BIOS you'll notice that The original drive with the older XP version refused to recognize the second physical drive! I will know for the future how to handle this situation... Second Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Can anyone help please??

some models dont do that for Gateway But this one did. Xp Doesn't Recognize Hard Drive You can try and use WinRar to extract the file. Both drives show up in Disk Management. “Drive C” which has the operating system says “Healthy (System)”, while “Drive D” says “Healthy (Active)”. I can not find the Raid controller driver though..

However XP setup still cannot go further. Sata Hard Disk Drivers For Windows Xp Download All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices How-To Geek Articles l l What's New in Windows 10's Creators Update, Arriving Spring 2017 How to Repair Windows Bootloader Problems (If grateway, you say you have to download the correct SATA drivers for your chipset, how do I know that? Any ideas where I could get the genuine Gateway restore disc?

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Overset over an array more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Thanks for your help. Windows Xp Not Recognizing External Hard Drive March 2, 2008 Pat The fix proposed by Wil on 10/1/07 works perfectly. Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows Xp I am seeing hundreds of people like me, who are fed up with Vista and want to return to XP, yet are being stopped from doing so by the ridiculous combination

I am an indian living in China. news Play How the Game Should Be Played. Click on Disk Management and you will get a shown of partition hardisk on your computer 3). at first i thought vista would be a mature, faster xp with a flashier skin that could be disabled, and i was happy to try it, being a forward-thinking person and Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive

Thanks! Of course there is a 3rd alternative, if your laptop supports it, you can install either Vista or Win7, they both have driver support built into the install program for AHCI Helpful +2 Report Sabrina Sep 27, 2008 at 07:24 PM Okay then what do I do with the CD Rom??? have a peek at these guys Select the Chipset Row that you need and select the "download" link under Intel® Matrix Storage Manager. 6.

Dell only offered vista drivers and we need xp for this to work.. Sata Driver For Windows Xp For the record, I downloaded the Intel 943GL chipset drivers (no need for Winimage, they were simply zipped) and added the "All" folder to my NLite slipstream CD (then burned it Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion XP does not recognize slave drive by

Gateway2 January 23, 2008 Lanport Hi man, im from ARGENTINA and You help me so much!!!!!

and sorry for being such a n00b.. I was using the latest beta version of nlite, so that may have something to do with it. However, my laptop doesn't recognize the disk. Windows Xp With Sata Drivers Iso I have somewhat of a different problem.

BIOS listed the new and old disks (both disks are SATA). Since TWEAKUI is easy to find I didn't provide a link.Also, installing an OS can cause drives to go missing and empty. Take the cdrom drive out. check my blog October 27, 2007 Yousif Nagi really this is very very helpfull graaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat thanx alot October 27, 2007 Mike Schuler Has anybody accomplished this on a Gateway Computer?

Gateway User - Pissed off! How are the hard drives formated IE. I think you're saying you need the entire XP package though. Fat32 or NTFS ??

ScottW, "Disk 0" has 1 partition which is "Drive C". "Disk 1" has 1 partition which is "Drive D". I have an HP Pavillion dv6626us notebook. After your sure that you have all your files, shut down, remove the old drive and hook your dvdrom drive back up, boot as normal and you're good. Insert the newly prepared disk. 18.

Thankyou.