Geo, hard drive install Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: September 22, 2009 5:25 PM in Storage Share george_05 September 22, 2009 4:37:29 PM how do I install new hard drive on my lap top A have the new drive in but screen comes up blank have the windows xp disk in cd rom drive its a hp pavilion D 2000 More about : geo hard drive install sturm a b G Storage September 22, 2009 4:40:05 PM You need to either hit the one-time boot key, F11, F12, ??? or go into the bios and set the cd-rom as the first boot device. Be sure to press a key when it says so to boot from the cd-rom drive. sirkillalot September 22, 2009 4:44:08 PM did you go inside the bios and set it to boot with cd rom insted of hard drive? after that bobs your uncle Related resources Hard drive failed and issues being able to install OEM Windows on new hard drive - Forum Will my hard drive be erased if I install this? - Forum Hard drive not appearing in Windows Install - Forum Cannot install OS X onto new mac hard drive - Forum How to install second laptop hard drive? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer george_05 September 22, 2009 4:59:29 PM sturm said:You need to either hit the one-time boot key, F11, F12, ??? or go into the bios and set the cd-rom as the first boot device. Be sure to press a key when it says so to boot from the cd-rom drive. Thanks for the help....Geo george_05 September 22, 2009 5:00:33 PM Thanks for the help george_05 September 22, 2009 5:25:31 PM george_05 said:how do I install new hard drive on my lap top A have the new drive in but screen comes up blank have the windows xp disk in cd rom drive its a hp pavilion D 2000 Thanks for the help did all that you said its still not working Blank screen comes up and cd drives winds up and thats all it does..... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to make factory reset a hard drive on Windows 7 and make it install on a seperate Harddrive? Forum SolvedCan i install Windows 7 on a hard drive that allready has Windows 8 on it. Forum SolvedCan I make windows update install on my hard drive even though windows 7 is on my SSD? Forum SolvedPLEASE HELP Install Windows 8.1 on External Hard Drive Forum SolvedI want to install a second hard drive in my laptop, need some advice. Forum SolvedHow do I install a used internal hard drive if it already has windows installed? Forum SolvedCan I install Windows 8 onto an external hard drive? Forum SolvedCompletely wipe hard drive to install windows? Forum Solved[Battlefield] Can I install battlefield 4 from a disk onto my hard drive? [PC] Forum SolvedHow do I install Windows 7 on a blank Hard Drive Forum SolvedHow to Reformat hard drive, And install Windows 7? Forum Solvedhow do I install windows 8 on the slave hard drive Forum SolvedWill I need to re-install games on a secondary hard drive after formatting the OS drive? 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 SolvedCan I install 1TB hard drive on Dell Dimension 3100? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !