Hard disk not detecting Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Windows XP Compaq Storage Last response: December 10, 2009 6:38 PM in Storage Share dram1234 December 10, 2009 1:50:50 PM Mine is compaq laptop..while installing windowns xp sp2 message appears"hard disk not detected"..please provide the solutin More about : hard disk detecting arkadi December 10, 2009 6:38:17 PM Go to bios and check.. If you see your hd in bios, change seting from AHCI to IDE or something like that. Please provide your laptop model Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumExternal hard disk not detecting ForumSATA hard disk is not detecting in MSI K8MM-V with AMD Athlon 64 CPU ForumHow to access external hard disk when it is not detecting ForumHard disk detecting in bios but not in windows what to do? ForumHard disk is detecting in bios but not showing space ForumHard disk is not detecting in bios ForumLogitech usb hub is not detecting external hard disk seagate 320 gb fr ForumAuto detecting pri master hard disk process takes long time ForumHard disk is not detecting ForumExternal hard disk not detecting ForumMy 500 GB Seagate external hard disk not detecting ForumExternal hard disk is not detecting on my computer ForumError detecting hard disk ForumDell optiplex gx150 hard disk not detecting ForumExternal hard drive not detecting ForumHard disk stopped detecting in bios ForumAcer veriton not detecting sata hard disk ForumNot detecting hard disk in my system. ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumHard disk error when installing OS. More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !