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Windows 7: windows 7 setup cannot found the hard drive

04 Jul 2012   #1
elk2kila

windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
windows 7 setup cannot found the hard drive

Hello you!
I want to thank you for the extraordinary work that you be trying to achieve. Congratulations.
My question is:

During the reinstallation of Windows 7, the operating system did not find the hdd. on some forum I visit they have to say download the drivers. but I do not know where to find its drivers

already thank you for your support

info:
Dell Inspiron M5030.
CPU: AMD Athlon (tm) ii P360 Dual-core processor
Chipset: AMD M880G
Bios: American Megatrends
HDD: WDC-WD3200BPVT 75ZEST0
service tag (s / n): BODP3N1


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04 Jul 2012   #2
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Make sure HD shows up in BIOS Setup. Test it now by booting into Dell Diagnostics by tapping F12 key at boot.

Where did you get the Win7 installer? Did you burn the DVD yourself? Is this a Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7? Everything you need is in the blue link.

If it fails, wipe the HD after backing up all data and making your Recovery Disks if you want them.
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