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Old 09-25-2009, 05:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am currently having some issues with installing XP, I have a Gateway MP6954 laptop, and Im trying to install XP Pro on it. It has a sata hard drive so I need to isntall the driver for it to see the Hard drive. So I used a external floppy at first and tried to load it, it found the hard drive but than gives me a error later. "Setup cannot copy the file: iaStor.sys" so I thought it might be the floppy so I tried 3 more and had the same issue. Than I slipped it into a OS disk and still had the same problem. What is the problem with this machine, is this normal? The program i used to slip stream the drivers was Nlite.

problem solved, I let it sit for a hr came back and tried it and it worked lol. Computers make no sense sometimes lol
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Glad you got it sorted. Next time for reference this should go in the Windows area. It is not hardware based and is directly related to getting a Windows based OS working. )

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