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Can't install WinXP on Dell Vostro 1510

By Tindakweha
Jun 14, 2011
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  1. Somebody help!! I can not install winxp on My laptop dell vostro 1510. I continue getting " No hard disk seen" message.
    Secondly; How can i change the same hard drive from AHCI to ATA Compatible mode? In the set up menu i can not find that option. Some body out there please help me!!
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    You might have to attempt formatting that hard drive using an external USB enclosure. Then install it back into the laptop and try installing XP once more
     

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