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sorry for the trouble guys but if anyone can help me find drivers for my laptop I'd appreciate it. Basically, Windows Vista (32 bit) installation does not "see" or "recognize" my hard drive. This is the first machine I have built on my own and I've been happy that everything has worked out very well thus far. February 5, 2008 Kadir Excellent step by step information for using nLite. his comment is here

Help! Thanks much! But it forgot to tell you that creating a Partition on the drive has to come first, and it tried to Format a non-existent Partition and failed.The Install sequence is supposed December 1, 2007 Works Great!

Hard Drive Not Detected While Installing Windows 7

Report abdul- Apr 9, 2010 03:55AM thanx very much...its work yar Report NiceMove- Apr 11, 2010 03:10PM It sure works! I'd just downgraded to XP with the guide provided by THE GEEK, and the installation was a totally a succes, without any problems. 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 If your device appears as USB Audio or as Unknown Device or is marked with an "!" exclamation mark as shown in the screenshots below, you will have to install the

Find it and select the root of the installation, and then click OK togo to the nextdialog. I have couple options: 1. thanks alot! Windows 7 Install Doesn't See Hard Drive What is to type in place of as told by electricsnake...?

November 17, 2007 Viraj I have HP Pavilion dv6516tx. Windows 7 Install Not Recognizing Hard Drive I inherited a system where HDD had been scrubbed but wasn't being detected. Once choice is made, offer operator some options on the disk Partition and Format operations.5. this website Best regards from Hungary: Balint Srancsik December 23, 2007 Josif Thank You Very Much!

Can a PET 2001 be physically damaged from BASIC? Windows 10 Can't Detect Hard Drive It always blue screens when it says starting windows. Help !! HELP!

Windows 7 Install Not Recognizing Hard Drive

Ask ! Not the answer you're looking for? Hard Drive Not Detected While Installing Windows 7 The BIOS has three options: ATA, RAID, and AHCI. Windows 7 Install Cannot Find Hard Drive Thank you very much!

i have a toshiba satellite p200 if that helps.. this content Report cpr- Feb 3, 2010 01:39PM God Bless you! Was a good learn as well. You could try an XP install if you have a disc, to help narrow down what could be wrong? Windows 10 Install Not Detecting Hard Drive

Thanks for saving me the time Wilman October 19, 2007 Ben what happend for me is…. solved Hard drive not detectable in CMOS/BIOS or Windows 7 Installer solved BIOS Detects Hard-Drive, but not my Windows 7 Installation - Unless my secondary hard-drive is plugged in.... This error happens because your new computer has astorage controller that isn't supported natively in XP, usually an SATA (Serial ATA)controller. weblink maybe I should buy a USB floppy drive :( December 5, 2007 v3688e I got this downloadmirror.intel.com/14848/eng/iata78_enu.exe and create folder at "c:\drivers", use this command "iata78_enu.exe -A -Pc:\drivers" then I got

Greetings mariette October 18, 2007 Tom Had to wipe the hard drive from a ex-company laptop before I was allowed to use it for personal use, used many programs from the Internal Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows 7 January 15, 2008 aaron To nicola, how do u do the bios thing on an extensa? Only negative thing is the xp drivers r tough to find.

I switched the cable and moved them around to other SATA ports, but no luck...

After finishing the driver installation, connect the device to the computer. February 20, 2008 Gateway-123 grateway, Thanks for the quick response.!! Why don't they sell the hardware and let us install the OS of our choice? No Drives Were Found. Click Load Driver To Provide A Mass Storage Driver For Installation So now im back to vista ='[.

I am trying to install Windows XP in my HP Pavillion dv2660. Many many thanks in advance, David October 30, 2007 salah eldin Where did you get those drivers in your example pic???? Report oszi- Jul 27, 2010 03:31PM sweet, it worked. check over here November 26, 2007 Richard Great walk through.

THANK YOU! nLite will copy all the necessary files off the XP installation and into the temporary folder. When prompted with this message "Please enter any key to boot from CD…" Hit enter. 19. Really helpful, Many thanks.

Cheers October 25, 2007 Marco Great fix…thanks!! Ok, assuming you have done all of that, then it's time to list what you have tried: 1. Published 09/3/07 SHOW ARCHIVED READER COMMENTS (285) Comments (285) September 3, 2007 Scott Classic. You told it to load drivers from the C: drive that had nothing.

The Bios doesn't have the Sata Native option and I've tryed with the same file the guide uses and it doesn't work. December 13, 2007 jacob Hi, thanks for this post, it is truly useful. January 8, 2008 grateway Hi all, Here is the official response from Gateway ‘support': --------------------------------------------- Please accept my apologies for the delay in answering your email.