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 Why Multiple Hard Drives.... - Forum Will upgrading my hard drive make windows start up faster? - Forum Hard Drive always seems to be writing or active why..??? - Forum I need to install a image of windows on a hardrive externally help - Forum SSD as Second drive and TRIM - 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: ForumRAID 0 Install , please help! ForumWindows 7 no boot w/ different drive letters ForumWindows wont install hard drive error ForumI7 P6T Deluxe "No hard disk is detected" problem ForumTo install the device driver needed to accessyour hard drive insert the installa ForumSwapping My Laptop HDD For an SSD ForumUsing old hard drive as external. do you need to install an OS? ForumGame won't install on secondary hard drive ForumHow to install and active a windows 8 after change a hard drive ? ForumLooking for advice for gaming PC build ForumMy drivers is missing frome the hard drive trying to install windows 7 and it as ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumMutliple raid 5 and drive problems. knowledge needed! ForumThe disk in drive d is not formatted ForumRaid 0 (Striping) Missing Drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !