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Windows 7: no disk drivers... PLEASE HELP!!!


09 Apr 2011   #1

 
 
no disk drivers... PLEASE HELP!!!

hello to all!!!!
i have an hp mini 210 1010ss.
i had windows 7 on it, and my life was perfect!
the last few days, i ve been trying to instal mac osx on it... and my nightmare began!!!
after unsucceful instalations of osx, i quit that...
and i tried to boot windows... it didnt boot....
now i have created an windows 7 boot usb... i boot from usb... instalation begin...
i go to the point where i should choose the disk where i want to install... and there are no disks...
says that there are no disks drivers.
i try to do a scan, and i can find any.
when i try to browse, of course only two disks shows up, the usb, and a partition i supose a kind of back from hp.
on that "hp partition" i go to system 32, drivers / driver repository, and i cant seem to identify the driver.

how do i solve this?
please help....
i promiss to stay with Windows 7!!!!!


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09 Apr 2011   #2

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by riclx View Post
hello to all!!!!
i have an hp mini 210 1010ss.
i had windows 7 on it, and my life was perfect!
the last few days, i ve been trying to instal mac osx on it... and my nightmare began!!!
after unsucceful instalations of osx, i quit that...
and i tried to boot windows... it didnt boot....
now i have created an windows 7 boot usb... i boot from usb... instalation begin...
i go to the point where i should choose the disk where i want to install... and there are no disks...
says that there are no disks drivers.
i try to do a scan, and i can find any.
when i try to browse, of course only two disks shows up, the usb, and a partition i supose a kind of back from hp.
on that "hp partition" i go to system 32, drivers / driver repository, and i cant seem to identify the driver.

how do i solve this?
please help....
i promiss to stay with Windows 7!!!!!

ps: i cant use the recovery system from hp.
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09 Apr 2011   #3

 
 

anyone?
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09 Apr 2011   #4

Windows Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Hi Riclx and welcome to the Forum. Could you please fill in your System Spec's as this will aid the folks here to help you.
Please explain: ps: i cant use the recovery system from hp.

Cheers
JohnnyA
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09 Apr 2011   #5

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Yeah what more then likely happened is the OSX install either wiped the drive or formatted it in a format the Windows does not see and the 7 setup routine isn't seeing a non partitioned non formatted drive or formatted in some other format.
You need to boot the system from a USB stick that has a partitioning and formatting program on it. Delete all partition that are now on it, create a new partition and format NTFS. Then run the 7 install.
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09 Apr 2011   #6

 
 

ok... thanks...
here are the specs of the 210 1010ss....
HardwareProduct Name210-1010ssProduct NumberVX830EAMicroprocessor1.66 GHz Intel Atom Processor N450Microprocessor CacheLevel 2 cache 512 KBMemory1 GB DDR2 (1 x 1024 MB)Memory MaxSupports up to 2 GB DDR2 memoryVideo GraphicsIntel Graphics Media Accelerator 3150Video Memory up to 256 MB total available graphics memoryDisplay25.6 cm (10.1") Diagonal WSVGA LED Anti-glare Widescreen Display (1024 x 600)Hard Drive250 GB SATA Hard Disk Drive 7200 rpmNetwork CardIntegrated 10/100BASE-T Ethernet LANWireless Connectivity802.11 b/g/nSoundGeneric, stereoKeyboard93% Full size keyboardPointing DeviceHP Clickpad supporting Multi-Touch gestures with On/Off buttonPC Card Slots5-in-1 integrated Digital Media Reader for Secure Digital cards, MultiMedia cards, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro or xD Picture cardsExternal Ports
  • 3 USB 2.0
  • 1 RJ45 ethernet connector
  • headphone/mic combo jack
Dimensions26.8 cm (L) x 17.8 cm (W) x 2.29 cm (min H) / 2.83 cm (max H)Weight1.22 kgPower40 W AC Power Adapter

3-cell Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) batteryWhat's In The BoxWebcam with Integrated Digital Microphone; VGA

how can i create an usb with those caractheristics?

i created using the windows usb creator... that i have seen on these forum...
thanks
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09 Apr 2011   #7

Windows Home Premium 64bit
 
 

You say you can see the HP Recovery Partition.
You also say "ps: i cant use the recovery system from hp". WHY?

See- Using Setup Utility in your user manual.

Cheers
JohnnyA
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09 Apr 2011   #8

 
 

it shows up on the chameleon loader of the osx to select from where you wanna boot... but it gives no boot manager error...
i also can see it on the install of windows 7, but i cant seem to find the driver to solve it.
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09 Apr 2011   #9

Windows Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I repeat.

You say you can see the HP Recovery Partition.
You also say "ps: i cant use the recovery system from hp". WHY?

See- Using Setup Utility in your user manual.

Cheers
JohnnyA
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Apr 2011   #10

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by johnnya View Post
I repeat.

You say you can see the HP Recovery Partition.
You also say "ps: i cant use the recovery system from hp". WHY?

See- Using Setup Utility in your user manual.

Cheers
JohnnyA
Really that isn't helping.
He says he can't use it. WHY? Probably because the fubar install of OSX did all those options in. Same reason the 7 install can't see a partition/drive to install to.

Sorry but how many times are you going to post the same thing and expect a different result. That is called insanity.
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