How to install XP on Vista [Closed]

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Hello,

I have HP Pavillion Entertainment PC DV6700 & I formatted it completely
Now situation is I am unable to install Any OS,,Vista, Xp,WIn2000, Win98,,Win95 as it shows me
"Setup did not find any hard drive on your system"
Following option i performed

1] Boot from WIn98,,used FDISK & created new MS-DOS Partition
2] Format complete,,,,& try to Boot from XP & used F6 key to install third party SCSI,,,&
tried to update BIOS Hard drive with USB Floppy Drive

& result is Zero,,
Its Good for nothing for me

Please any one can help me about this

Hope for a favorable response

SAM

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Hi Sam,

When you formatted the drive (NTFS), did set it as primary and active?
Hi

Yes I set as Primary & active,,,

I formatted with win98 in FDISK,,,,

Now i found SATA driver & i used it pressing F6 during xp installation & it works,,,
but when Windows Setup file start copying,,,it shows me,,,,Insert "Intel Matrix Storage Driver" drive in A:

so please i need this driver & I downloaded most of drivers from Intel & it is not working for this Laptop

Please suggest me as I am stuck

Thanks
Regards
Sam

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