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Installing Windows XP On A IBM Thinkpad. Problems

Hundreds of artwork are on it… im desperately need all my data back. Reply mhigyh says: November 21, 2012 at 23:35 hey sir, i got the same problem. TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser   Office Office 365 Exchange Server   SQL Server SharePoint Products Skype for Business See all products Thanks loads loads Reply Rosco says: September 23, 2010 at 07:44 Hey Kelvin…glad a saved you a load of money….feel free to give it to me 🙂 🙂 🙂 Don't thin navigate here

Reply Kevin says: December 9, 2009 at 14:21 changing the sata from ACHI to IDE in my BIOS worked for me. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Boot using Ubuntu live CD. Also I dont have a floppy drive so cant download from there.

Any suggestions? R. Reply Rob L says: February 15, 2012 at 16:02 Josh, same problem here - MS KB advises this is (likely) a missing driver issue.

If you can't do it, go find someone else to do it for you Jul 10, 2007 #6 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Inicia sesión para añadir este vídeo a la lista Ver más tarde. HDD 5:1.5TB, 5K rpm, AF, DATA. 2504-10U Mini-Dock 0 Kudos Reply recreaghmd Token Ring Posts: 175 Registered: ‎02-15-2008 Location: USA Message 4 of 9 (11,484 Views) Re: T60 Windows XP reinstall I did search and have searched for months and this is what I found.

Thanks…. Wanted to upgrade with a 320GB SATA HD. Then i tried connecting it to an old computer booting the disk up and installing it from there, got the same result. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/290417/ibm-thinkpad-a21m-trouble-installing-os/ Bingo. (Alot of extra work, but I had no alternative) My bios must be a stinker.

After Disabling SATA I was able to install Windows XP, worked like a beauty. It looks and behaves like this: http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/MIGR-64884.html Config->Serial ATA->SATA Controller Mode Option = Compatibility F10 Save and Exit Install WIndows. Any suggestions? A few weeks ago i was thinking about how i could really use a laptop that i could bring around.

You can find the links in the Sitemap or on each sections page. read review Thank You! Have I missed any steps? In that case, the only solution (besides slipstreaming the driver in an XP CD installer) is to put the disk in Compatibility mode, install, download the AHCI driver, turn back the

Reply Rosco says: September 23, 2010 at 09:30 Hi Johnorean…sorry for the late reply… Do you still have this issue? check over here See diagram on the hard disk or manufacturers website for details. Reply edifier says: December 3, 2009 at 03:14 thanx it work!!! Reply Gary says: July 9, 2011 at 14:55 It was funny i actually changed the SATA controller to IDE before i read this but as i was restarting, I started searching

Do you want to install this onto your computer? Then run ThinkVantage System Update once more just to see if anything elsebecomes available. Back to top #4 John Walter John Walter Topic Starter Members 3 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:06 PM Posted 05 February 2008 - 02:14 PM Fixed!! http://secondsolution.net/installing-windows/installing-windows-ce-on-pna.php now i get another error ….

it work on my ASUS laptop!! Anyways, with IBM laptops it is easy - go to the BIOS setup and set your SATA controller to compatibility mode. Rosco.

If the reason was that the key was issued before any service packs, I don't know why the key that I used from the desktop worked, seeing how it was also

See the solutions below for more. My problem too is with a thinkpad but the 765. Color me guilty. I'm an IT Architect by day and run Proposed Solution as well as few other pet projects in my spare time.

Few days I was sick of this, then problem ended by follow this tutorial. To get pass the error above, I used nLite to create a Windows XP with SP3 setup DVD. At this stage it is more advisable to try to download the correct drivers from the manufacturers website and either create a Windows XP CD with those drivers on it as weblink Thnx, RAJ Reply John says: April 20, 2010 at 05:13 Hey, Thanks a lot buddy!

There is no try. Videos Sans Frontier 3.424 visualizaciones 1:00:31 Formatear Cualquier Pc e Instalar Windows 7 - Duración: 12:57. Reply PC Arbor says: September 18, 2009 at 05:13 Saw this during my Thursday night web searches. You ROCK !!

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