hello every one I am trying to install windows xp on a laptop at work. laptop had vista before so i used fdisk utilitie to delete the partion and now i dont know what to do? i created the dos partion and then inserted the xp cd but i am getting message that it did not detect any hard drive? may i know wht to do next? basically i just wnt to install xp on this laptop now, it does not have any OS right now. how do i go about it? do i need to use fdisk to creat partion and then install xp? if i need to use fdisk then how do i use it please help... thank you so much.