when i put the winxp cd to start a format

June 6, 2011 at 05:44:29
Specs: Windows XP
when i put the win xp cd to start the format the first stage and second is go so when it say press enter to format the error occured and say ( please chek you hard drive that power currently is on and that any disck-related hardware configuration is correct . this may involve runing a manufacturer-supplied diagnostic or setup program .)
i check the power is correct and the cable is ( sata not IDE ) what i can do .......
thanks ....

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June 6, 2011 at 06:07:40
SATA is not inherently supported by XP. You must have drivers (should be available on the drive-manufacturer's web site) to install:


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June 6, 2011 at 10:48:51
thanks alot for your help , i will try your guide and hope to install it correctly....

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