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Old 02-04-2006, 01:30 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default WD Caviar 28400.....would it be compactable with Win XP?

I have an old computer with windows 98
I wiped out the hard drive with Killdisk

I was wondering if I could somehow configure it and fit it with my
Windows XP Home Edition SP2

the model number is
Western Digital WD Caviar 28400

thanx in advance
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If it is an ATA HD, then it will work.

Be sure to set the jumpers to "slave" and check the BIOS to make sure that your comp detected it.
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ok ill try that
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