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Nec versa want to downgrade from vista to xp but booting from xp cd it does not detect harddrive, why? what can I do about it?


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\015\012Sometimes booting from XP disk wont detect your hard disk,the problem is because the IDE driver which is needed for the identification of the hard disks are not at all avaible with the XP CD. So u have to download the corresponding IDE driver for your hard disk and then u can install that from the floppy drive during the installation . I think on installation XP set up will ask for a driver installation (third party installation). U can do this by using a floppy disk . If the floppy drive is not all available in your laptop then u can use softwares which can mix the IDE driver along with the XP set up U have. A lot of softwares are available for download for this purpose
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Hey try to go to the bios, then check the boot sequence, make sure that the cd is active, then try to put your xp cd first then reboot your computer, also make sure that your xp cd is still readable.
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