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Reply Rosco says: November 10, 2010 at 06:38 Hi Noman, This error is most likely relted to the CD/DVD that you're using. For Windows NT4/2k/XP the MBR is pointed to the NTLDR (New Technology Loader) and it takes it from there. Reply Rob L says: February 15, 2012 at 16:02 Josh, same problem here - MS KB advises this is (likely) a missing driver issue. now my laptop is showing no hard drive on it…its win7 based laptop…plz,solve Reply Syd says: June 15, 2012 at 04:59 Thanks solution 1 worked for me Reply mtvb says: July

Dell0304 22.789 visualizaciones 9:42 Installing Windows 98 on the ThinkPad T21 - Duraci贸n: 1:00:31. Report • #8 OtheHill June 3, 2012 at 12:07:25 You stated the original disk was scratched up and another disk you used would not accept your installation key. Reply Dennis Foo says: August 14, 2011 at 10:13 Thanks! R.

can you tell me how to update my bios safely. Yes No View Results Poll Finishes In 5 Days.Discuss in The LoungePoll History About Us | Advertising Info | Privacy Policy | Terms Of Use and Sale | Copyright Policy | it work on my ASUS laptop!! Thanks….

I changed the mode from AHCI to IDE, rebooted the computer and I was able to login and my issue was resolved. what shall i do? 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 That is why vendors usually charge for replacement media.

Was trying to re-install Win XP Pro on an old HP Compaq nx6310 from CD and your tip worked. HDD 2:1TB 7.4K rpm AF w/W-7 SP1 64b (1rst clean install). Cheers K Reply Kolynz says: March 28, 2010 at 16:38 Hey , i have faced this problem majorly on toshiba machines but never solved any… now the floppy disk drive you i cant fix it, always crashing,.

Anyways, with IBM laptops it is easy - go to the BIOS setup and set your SATA controller to compatibility mode. Then press "S" and select "Intel(R) ICH7M/MDH SATA AHCI", press "enter" and continue the installation on your T60 ;-) 聽 Good luck. Reply nhikol says: August 25, 2010 at 04:57 I have the same problem after using DBAN. I鈥檓 trying to work through your solutions, but the options you present are not available on my machine.

Thanks, Peter Reply Abhi says: July 19, 2011 at 06:38 Thanks a ton. Reply Sam says: October 6, 2009 at 18:30 GOOD NEWS, yep it worked i tryed the first method, where i needed to change the option AHCI to IDE, than it worked, after a few days of having my mom use my laptop, it just doesn't start up and when i did a diagnostic on the hard disk, it says it doesn't exist? Go to BIOS -> config -> Serial ATA - (AHCI to Compatibility) Reply hugo says: August 16, 2011 at 18:33 thank you so much Bro you are the best Reply wayne

What do you reckon? When Windows setup completes change the mode back to AHCI in the BIOS If your problem still exists after changing this option then change it back to AHCI and proceed to if not can call me on +91-9819000732 Reply hp user says: July 7, 2013 at 05:56 Thank you, very helpful article! my laptop doesn't have a floppy disk hard drive.

Reply Sandeep says: December 21, 2014 at 04:31 Hi,Thanks for the solution. One day when I fired it up it said "disk boot failure please install……" I ran the OS CD to repair XP and when it came to the part when I I'm not so good with computers and was having trouble with this for a long time. weblink You save my time a lot.

There are about 16 total different options when in the 3rd party SCSI or RAID driver screen. The CD is a copy of my companies Site License from M$, I also tried a old non OEM copy I had laying around. Reply Anonymous says: November 16, 2011 at 07:23 Thax dude your suggestion very helful for me o love you Reply trevor says: November 16, 2011 at 18:58 hi i need help

any thoughts? 馃檨 Reply Canvan says: October 8, 2011 at 08:41 Hi, Rosco, Your solution #1 works for me up to the step #6.

It won't boot from it. Cheers. It works after follow your instruction. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?

Install Windows and the SATA drivers. or do not. Thank you. any solution Reply trips says: July 13, 2012 at 09:29 you're excellent, the best and thank you very much Reply Md says: July 14, 2012 at 16:33 I tried The Way

Can you send me a photo of the screen? I have a Toshiba Satellite L40-14Y Originally with Windows Vista. Any suggestions? Changing the boot priority and removing the IBM LAN boot option and other virtual devices from being on top of the priority.

THANKS SO MUCH!!! fixitfixitfixit 1.073.066 visualizaciones 3:36 [TUTO] BIOS Modifier l'ordre des p茅ripherique d茅marrage dans le BIOS - Duraci贸n: 5:28. After inserting the XP setup CD, it is unable to detect the presence of a hard disk. LOLZpersonok 4.269 visualizaciones 18:42 Configurar la BIOS, SETUP, buteo de CD - ROM para formatear mi pc ordenador o computadora, juanking - Duraci贸n: 4:08.

how to change this?? Had me baffled for a couple of days now. God bless the internet and people like you. Cola de reproducci贸nColaCola de reproducci贸nCola Eliminar todoDesconectar Va a empezar el siguiente v铆deoparar Cargando...

TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser 聽 Office Office 365 Exchange Server 聽 SQL Server SharePoint Products Skype for Business See all products when i write 1, i get a list of commands and i have no idea where to go from here. Inicia sesi贸n para a帽adir este v铆deo a una lista de reproducci贸n. also i want to update my bios A07 to latest.

Reply Rosco says: September 23, 2010 at 09:28 Hi Daryl, What's your pc model/bios details? I am not finding the serial SATA option in BIOS setup of Server 7800 series.