Vista to xp install problem for cq-40

csasakthi - Oct 9, 2009 at 03:43 AM
 Blocked Profile - Oct 9, 2009 at 04:02 AM
i bought in compaq presario cq-40 laotop. already install in win vista. but now i try to install win xp. at that time hdd not found. plese give the solution for install win xp for that laptop

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Blocked Profile
Oct 9, 2009 at 04:02 AM
Dear Sir,

You will have to disable the SATA native mode in the bios, SATA configuration before you install Windows XP

To access your BIOS please press on F2,

Then go in BIOS configuration to change the SATA mode to IDE