installing windows xp on a new hard disk, on a laptop which is previously loaded with windows 7 showing an error 0x00000007b Tags: Hard Drives Windows XP Storage Laptops Chkdsk Windows 7 Last response: March 13, 2014 11:34 AM in Storage Share mohancjoseph March 13, 2014 11:10:29 AM showing chkdsk f/ and the error 0x0000007b More about : installing windows hard disk laptop previously loaded windows showing error 0x00000007b Y0GI a c 244 G Storage a b D Laptop a b $ Windows 7 March 13, 2014 11:31:57 AM What is your MB make and model? Does the manufacturer show that XP is supported for your MB? This may help: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324103 Yogi m 0 l xcrossroadsx a b G Storage March 13, 2014 11:34:33 AM The most common solution to a 7b on install is incorrect drivers being loaded for your storage controller. I'd try changing your BIOS SATA mode to IDE/Compatibility and giving it a shot. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvednew internal hard disk- sony vaio laptop- retain windows7 OS from lke in old hard disk Forum Installing office 97 on windows xp error message - failed hard disk Forum error message when installing windows on a new hard disk Forum SolvedI want to use my Windows 7 Ultimate disc to upgrade my laptop which has Windows 7 Home loaded. Forum Help with installing hard disk drives on laptop and windows xp Forum SolvedIf i have windows 7 installed in a hard disk and if connect this hard disk to new assembled pc will the windows 7? Forum Help with installing hard disk drives on laptop and windows xp Forum SolvedHow do I install windows 7 onto a new hard drive without cd or DVD but I have the product key on the back of my old laptop bec Forum My hp laptop cant find the hard disk to load windows xp Forum Hi guys!I have a laptop latitude E6400 previous it was installed windows 7 but I changed to Windows Xp prof Sp 3,it happens to Forum I installed windows 7 ultimate in hard disk F But its showing hard disk C Unfort Forum my pc not showing icons and data after i deleted windows xp files save in hard disk c Forum How do I install linux on new VAIO laptop with pre-loaded windows 7 Forum SolvedError Code 0x800701E7 when installing Windows 7 Ultimate into Fujitsu Lifebook laptop Forum Hard disk not showing up in windows installation but it is ok on bios Forum SolvedMy Toshiba Satellite C660 running on windows 7 keeps poping up disk error even after replacing it with a new one. Any useful h Forum SolvedWindows 8 Laptop, new hard drive. Clean windows 8 or 7 install. Help! Forum Can't install Windows 7 on a new hard drive. Needs a driver not on the resource disk for the dell Inspironn 1545. Forum SolvedCannot install windows 7 on new wd hard drive on laptop Forum When i install windows XP system show hard disk not found Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !