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Windows 7: Window 7 is Not Picking HDD as USB

18 Apr 2010   #11
hubris

W7, Xp Pro
 
 

What was on that that disk before?


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18 Apr 2010   #12
imran1102

Window 7
 
 

Backup of my School Notes.
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18 Apr 2010   #13
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imran1102 View Post
I am Trying To install window xp on this drive individually. but Message Appears that there is no HDD to install window... Now is this a bad sector or if it is then how to fix it. Please Help.

Take a look here:

SATA Drivers - Load in Windows XP Setup on Dual Boot
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18 Apr 2010   #14
imran1102

Window 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imran1102 View Post
I am Trying To install window xp on this drive individually. but Message Appears that there is no HDD to install window... Now is this a bad sector or if it is then how to fix it. Please Help.

Take a look here:

SATA Drivers - Load in Windows XP Setup on Dual Boot
I am using Maxtor Not SATA

HDD MAXTOR 20GB OLD TECHNOLOGY DONT HAVE SATA LIKE SMALL CABLES IT HAS BIG WHITE COLOR POWER CABLE AND ANOTHER ELONGATED BLACK DATA CABLE...

Moreover where can i download Drivers for Maxtor and Can i use CD for it. I dont have Floppy Drive ...
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18 Apr 2010   #15
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imran1102 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imran1102 View Post
I am Trying To install window xp on this drive individually. but Message Appears that there is no HDD to install window... Now is this a bad sector or if it is then how to fix it. Please Help.

Take a look here:

SATA Drivers - Load in Windows XP Setup on Dual Boot
I am using Maxtor Not SATA

HDD MAXTOR 20GB OLD TECHNOLOGY DONT HAVE SATA LIKE SMALL CABLES IT HAS BIG WHITE COLOR POWER CABLE AND ANOTHER ELONGATED BLACK DATA CABLE...

Moreover where can i download Drivers for Maxtor and Can i use CD for it. I dont have Floppy Drive ...
Is HD showing in BIOS?
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18 Apr 2010   #16
imran1102

Window 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by imran1102 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
I am using Maxtor Not SATA

HDD MAXTOR 20GB OLD TECHNOLOGY DONT HAVE SATA LIKE SMALL CABLES IT HAS BIG WHITE COLOR POWER CABLE AND ANOTHER ELONGATED BLACK DATA CABLE...

Moreover where can i download Drivers for Maxtor and Can i use CD for it. I dont have Floppy Drive ...
Is HD showing in BIOS?
Hell YES
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18 Apr 2010   #17
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Can win 7 see the HD?
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19 Apr 2010   #18
imran1102

Window 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Can win 7 see the HD?
No man

See my screen shots... i have pointed "Device Manager" see that picture.
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19 Apr 2010   #19
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

You can not install to a External HD.
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