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Registered: ‎09-26-2009
Location: houston,tx
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driver for new sata

my old hard drive failed and i am trying to install a new one but it tells me that there is no hard drive installed

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Registered: ‎12-19-2008
Location: Australia, Melbourne
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Re: driver for new sata

go into your bios and select your sata mode from ACHI to Compatibility. You are using the XP pro aftermarket installation discs, did you burn the recovery disks when you had the old hdd drive?

Jin Li

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