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    ok, new hard drive on hp dv5000 notebook, vista ult, does nothing, cursor blinks

     

    also for sh*ts & giggles, tried win XP sp2 on same new drive, it says cannot detect any hard drives

     

    removed drive and reinstalled it       NO CHANGE

    Sunday, August 3, 2008 3:09 AM

Answers

  • Hi

     

    You will need to go to the website of the hard drive manufacturer, the motherboard manufacturer or HP and get the latest SATA drivers/firmware for that device.

     


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    Ronnie Vernon
    Microsoft MVP
    Windows Desktop Experience
    Sunday, August 3, 2008 4:06 AM
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  • Hi

     

    You will need to go to the website of the hard drive manufacturer, the motherboard manufacturer or HP and get the latest SATA drivers/firmware for that device.

     


    If this post helps to resolve your issue, click the Mark as Answer button at the top of this message.
    By marking a post as Answered, you help others find the answer faster.

    Ronnie Vernon
    Microsoft MVP
    Windows Desktop Experience
    Sunday, August 3, 2008 4:06 AM
    Moderator
  • thankx for the fast reply, now I feel stupid  will try   thanks once again

    Sunday, August 3, 2008 8:02 PM
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    Your welcome. Glad this helped.

     

     




    Ronnie Vernon
    Microsoft MVP
    Windows Desktop Experience
    Sunday, August 3, 2008 9:02 PM
    Moderator