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I am reformatting a Dell computer useing a Samsung HD160JJ/P hard drive The OS will not load because there is no driver present for the hard drive. I need to download and reinstall the drivers. Where can I get them?


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When installing XP, you could always go into Bios and switch Sata to Legacy mode.\012That will allow you to install XP.\012Later you could try installing the SATA drivers, and switch the Bios back to ACH1 mode (or whatever it was called).\012I had no luck with the latter, as there is a bit of a 'Catch 22' as Device manager does not proffer that option when the drive is in Legacy mode.\012I gave up and now just run it in Legacy mode.\012In spite of what the manual says, you will find that eSata works fine in that mode.
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