XP installation prob

rochester - Mar 23, 2010 at 03:21 AM
 rochester - Mar 23, 2010 at 11:39 AM
can nyone help me out in getin a solution....i have 250 gb hard disk n im tryin 2 install xp.previously i had another 80gb(dual hard disk).due 2 some reason i had 2 repair one of the os in 250gb.after that the 250gb hard disk isnt getin recognized!!!now 80gb is pluged out.i formated the drives having the OS n while instalin im getin an error sayin that it cannot creat WINDOWS folder!!!now wat 2 do???
wel imy pc is a single processor wit 512 mb ram.

2 replies

closeup22 Posts 8924 Registration date Friday May 15, 2009 Status Member Last seen October 7, 2010 2,108
Mar 23, 2010 at 03:40 AM
Hi there,

You need to enter bios and update it so as it gets detected on the board then save and exit settings booting from xp installation cd.

hey can u be lil more specific about updatin???
should there be any change done to the bios when ide hard disk is replaced with sata?
buddy....what shud i update getin into bios?can u be lil more specific.....