Gateway Laptop "Setup Can Not detect a hard drive"

By gwueagle
Jan 16, 2006
  1. Hey guys....HELP....i just bought a 30 GB Toshiba Hard Drive for a gateway 450sx4 laptop....i installed it ...and put the ORIGINAL Gateway Microsoft 2000 CD in and it went through process and got to screen stating 1. Install Windows 2. Repair Windows and 3.Esc without repair. I chose 1 and hit enter and it stated "SETUP DID NOT DETECT A HARD DRIVE" what do i do now?????? help...PLEASE...... :dead:
  2. iss

    iss TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,994

  3. gwueagle

    gwueagle TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I have done that....followed it to the "T" and its still not recognizing hard drive...and its a NEW HARD DRIVE
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