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Old 11-04-2005, 06:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Please ,please Help

i just finished building my PC. and when i turn it on for the first time and i put the windows XP pro. all goes weel and then i get for aabout 2 mintes. and i get this message.

"setup did not find any hard disk drive installed in you PC"

please tell me what is the problem and how to fix it.

please help me

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Old 11-04-2005, 06:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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check the connections/jumpers on ur HD and make sure all is well. also if ur using the IDE/SATA cables are plugged in the right slots

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Old 11-04-2005, 06:51 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yes i checked everything. and evrything is in the right place
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Old 11-04-2005, 07:05 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Set the boot device order through the system bios, access this by hitting the delete key on startup, next go into advanced, set the cd drive to boot first; this will cause your computer to boot from the xp install disk, you will then see a screan with your options to install.
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