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Reply Rosco says: April 13, 2012 at 23:44 Hi Thoma.. November 2, 2007 manuel this is for david… i got the same computer hp530 the way to install winxp is going to the bios setup and in the device option you Thanks Geek! I do not have the option to change ACHI to IDE. http://thatswp.com/windows-xp/setup-did-not-find-any-hard-disk-drives-installed-in-your-computer-windows-xp.html

Wilman Reyes October 5, 2007 Nicolas Stears A more simple solution. and vista isn't compatible with alot of things so it sucks.. I changed this to ATA, and voila, my 2003 server installation disk recognized the SATA disk. The only problem is the Gateway STILL craps out on install. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows/resolving-setup-did-not-find-any-hard-disk-drives-during-windows-xp-installation/

Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows 7

again, thanks for the help everybody! Select "Drivers" and then "Bootable ISO". Stupid Lenovo sent me a new hard drive, because mine failed. and it came with vista..

In most cases these days you won't have a floppy disk either to load the drivers. December 1, 2007 Town Thank you so much for this wonderful site to help a newbie like me to install XP on my laptop with Vista pre-installed. Someone had posted up some details for another Gateway, and the salient points were that you must get the EXACT single RAID driver for your chipset for the nLite .iso that Hard Drive Not Detected While Installing Windows 7 February 4, 2008 grateway @doror if i recall correctly i think it's an .exe because it is a self-extracting zip file.

Note that it doesn't really matter which of the *.inf files you choose, because it will select all files in the folder anyway. Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed In Your Computer Server 2003 When I go to the company website and choose my laptop type , they ask about the OS . Thanks for helping. as for finding the actual restore disk, that is very unlikely.

I have an old Gateway mt6705 that I reformatted the hard drive on in hopes of never,ever seeing Vista again and loading a clean copy of XP pro. Sata Hard Disk Drivers For Windows Xp Download Side note: You can select any of the other options if you'd like. good luck, brew some coffee, take a deep breath and pray for a following wind! We can still extract the drivers using an application called WinImage.

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

Sign up now. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-52951-sata-drive-not-detected-while-installing-xp All that's left to say is that you sir are the freeking man! Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Windows 7 This made for a larger than usual install but it worked fine. Windows Xp Install Can't Find Hard Drive It worked for me as a charm, i've been loosin my mind for a long time trying ti figure out how to fix it, coz none of that "go to BIOS

IT WORKS!! this content Thanks for giving to the community! step 1 worked 100% on my acer aspire-4738Z. January 24, 2008 Hlias Art, if you haven't figured out yet the device problems you have the other device is the web cam, read get the driver from here http://forum.notebookreview.com/showthread.php?t=165319 the Windows Xp Install Not Detecting Hard Drive

R. First, let me mention that Dell ships more than one CD with a new computer. Thanks. http://thatswp.com/windows-xp/sata-hard-disk-drivers-for-windows-xp-download.html You saved me with this method.

Thanks friend. -Mohan…. External Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows Xp Thanks for the walk-through! Burkhart It should be noted that Service Pack 3 for Windows XP is now available (finally!) -- in case it wasn't obvious from Grateway's comment.

XP works like a charm.

Using nLite, select the iastor.inf driver. Oh and to answer the question, at first I mistakenly had the chipset drivers (!) but then got the ‘Intel Matrix Manager Blah Blah' which contains the SATA controllers for the Hit the next button until you get to the screen for selecting drivers. Sata Driver For Windows Xp Can someone help me with this?

Disk does boot but it still dont recognise the HDD´s ??? 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 But, now after following your guide its back to XP glory.. check over here You will get to this website. "http://downloadcenter.intel.com/filter_results.aspx?strTypes=all&ProductID=2101&OSFullName=Windows+Server*+2003+Standard+Edition&lang=eng&strOSs=94&submit=Go%21" 8.

Initially i also faced problem with hard drives not detecting . Works like a charm!! Reply yk says: May 13, 2011 at 19:33 Rosco, thank you for trying to help. Reply Wiharjo says: July 10, 2015 at 09:51 Thanks a lot for this problem solving.

At this stage it is more advisable to try to download the correct drivers from the manufacturers website and either create a Windows XP CD with those drivers on it as Then you have to get really messy and learn to use nLite, remove the RAID/SATA stock drivers from your XP install disc image, replace with TEXTMODE drivers for your chipset and Some drivers will allow you to automatically extract into a directory. IMPORTANT: Make sure you REMOVE the stock xp SATA driver and ADD your new driver as TEXTMODE or it WON'T WORK :) It sounds complex, and I won't lie - I

Reply webleet says: July 23, 2011 at 16:14 I have a Gateway 450sx4 laptop I got from a reclamation sale with no hard drive. Worked like a charm! If you've got other ideas, leave them in the comments and I'll add them to this list. R.

It came with Vista installed which it should not of since Vista was killing the laptop. I need Someone to pl ease help me out…..i have shrink the C: given the other one G:….and i have apply the other settings which i saw in the FORUM.i NEED