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Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and I always get a BSOD that says run a check disk to ensure that there is no problems with your drive. i low-level formatted If you want to really get down to it, why would we LLF after a wipe? I looked on the HP website for the drivers needed for XP and the only ones there were some EXE files. http://urldt.com/hard-drive/installing-windows-8-cannot-find-hard-drive.html

I am still having driver problems though. Download the latest driver for your computer’s storage controller to a USB flash drive, CD, or other removable devices. Thank youuuuu..!!! Help!

Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows 7 Installation

I then burned them on to a new disk. YOU REALLY ARE THE MAN GEEK !!! Try resetting your bios to defaults..

If it is not detected by the tool or errors are found, you may need to contact your hard disk provider. October 30, 2007 Mark Did just all explained and it is still not able to find the Mass storage devises!! November 27, 2007 anup Excellent man!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Internal Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows 7 If BIOS doesn't see..

This article save me :) February 26, 2008 Gateway-123 Grateway, Yes, Gateway Vista PC's CAN be downgraded to Windows 2000 or Windows 2003. Windows 7 Install Not Recognizing Hard Drive You have now given me the solution. Fantastic Job. I have been following these posts very closely & trying all of these solutions but have not had any success.

Cheers, Bathman March 3, 2008 Willie Has any one managed to install xp on a Gateway gm5632e? Windows 10 Can't Find Hard Drive Free Hard Disk Optimization Software Helps Optimize Disk Performance. Dave Go to see my attachment slelct computer management, in the left hand pane select disk management .... This worked perfectly.

Windows 7 Install Not Recognizing Hard Drive

This is what I had try: change boot priority, open cd/dvd drive or hold shift key to bypass cd drive(will never work because setup need XP cd to continue). http://ccm.net/forum/affich-673125-sata-hdd-not-detected-while-installing-windows-7-windows-8 GRACIAS DESDE ARGENTINA!!!! Hard Disk Not Detected In Windows 7 Installation Start installing or reinstalling Windows again, and on the "Where do you want to install Windows?" screen, please click Load Driver. Windows 10 Install Not Detecting Hard Drive Although I've downloaded Intel chipset drivers, devise manager still shows: 3 base system devices, ethernet controller, pci device and 1 other unknown device.

DevilxVergil 191,812 views 8:53 Windows 7 Fixes - A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing error - Duration: 3:36. this content You can use Winimage to extract them, which is a shareware software, but you can use it during the trial period for free. I choose custom since it's a clean drive, but then it shows me a blank list of drives with the option to load a driver. PCSURGEONS1 140,470 views 6:42 Hard Drive Not Found Error on boot up by Britec - Duration: 10:01. Windows 10 Install Can't Find Hard Drive

My question is, how do you format it without the Windows Install? THANKS DOOD February 11, 2008 Creatronix i went geeky geeky after getting through and kickin in VISTA's weird ass !!!!…. Click Load Driver to provide a mass storage driver for installation" are shown, please load driver as the error message prompts. http://urldt.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-cannot-defragmented.html Siwi January 2, 2008 grateway For everyone who keeps saying "JUST DISABLE IT IN THE BIOS" please be aware that many machines, including my Gateway MT6223B have a super-crippled BIOS that

Hopefully the sum of the comments posted here, plus contributions from others who managed to ‘downgrade' successfully will add up to a solution for you and many others. No Drives Were Found. Click Load Driver To Provide A Mass Storage Driver For Installation I've spent most of the day trawling through this forum trying to look for an answer to my problem to no avail. Thanks a lot!!!

What can you suggest to do?

February 11, 2008 dan my computer is a powerspec computer from a local vendor called microcenter. Once a backup has been made, please launch MiniTool Partition Wizard or start computer via Partition Wizard Boot Disk. If it is missing or invisible from BIOS (shown as None or Not detected), here are 4 possible reasons as well as countermeasures: The channel for this hard drive is forbidden Windows 10 Cannot Find Hard Drive brandontheblackJan 7, 2012, 2:03 AM Best answer selected by brandontheblack.

You can try and use WinRar to extract the file. solved trying to "clean install" windows hard drive issue solved How do I wipe my hard drive clean and how do I install windows 7? I am going to attemp this soon so i hope it works. check over here The Intel website only wants to give me *.exe files for dl.

thanks a million for putting all together , your work is highly appreciated September 15, 2007 Hugh Hi there, Thanks for the needed guidance. Only negative thing is the xp drivers r tough to find. solved Windows 7 Install does not detect drives when raid controller is enabled Windows 7 pro 64 bit does not detect any internal sata hard drive BIOS cannot find Hard Drive, some models dont do that for Gateway But this one did.

brandontheblackJan 5, 2012, 12:51 PM Yes, it powers up, and the BIOS recognizes it. Read More... December 30, 2007 yeyint Thank you !!! You could try an XP install if you have a disc, to help narrow down what could be wrong?

I have a GM5632E.