Having problems with your Gateway 500 X PC Desktop ?
Gateway 500s plus shuts down!
\015 Its said"Setup did not find any hard disk drives installed in your computer"I know how to fix its but... i need SATA drivers , I was told to look on the site.....THEY DONT HAVE ANY !Please please please help<3
If you are installing an early version of xp it doesnt have sata support therefore you will have to either get a newer version of it or you will have to get yourself an ide drive to install it onto.
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