Installing xp dosn't support in windows 7 Tags: Hard Drives Windows 7 Support Windows XP Storage Last response: April 8, 2011 6:26 AM in Storage Share udaysall April 6, 2011 7:02:50 AM Hi everybody, I brought a new seagate 400gb hard drive and install windows 7 when iam trying to install windows xp it give me an error "windows dose not detect any hard drive now set up will exit" please help me ................. More about : installing dosn support windows 4745454b a b $ Windows 7 a b G Storage April 6, 2011 7:44:20 AM Is it seen in the bios? Why are you installing XP onto it? You can't upgrade XP to win7 You need to do a clean install of win7. m 0 l Hawkeye22 a c 228 $ Windows 7 a c 375 G Storage April 6, 2011 12:06:14 PM If you are trying to dual boot, you need to install XP first then Win7. Also, when you install XP, be sure to leave a free partition to install Win7 onto. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer udaysall April 8, 2011 6:26:46 AM thanks for reply i solve my problem m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Computer dosn't log into windows XP SP3 unless it is connected to a DVD-RW device !!! Forum my lg dvd rom dosnt work and my windows is 7 can you help me Forum Just built a pc and windows dosnt want to install Forum When i put a disk into my windows 7 laptop it dosnt work i can hear th Forum Why dosnt wireless work on windows 7 Forum Solvedinstalling second drive with windows xp into a windows 7 operating system Forum SolvedInstalling new Motherboard, new SSD and clean install new windows-7 on old windows xp computer Forum my acer aspire laptop doesn't support windows 7 os but it support windows xp & windows 8...wat can i do for that.... Forum Installing Windows 7 in my PC where Win XP is already installed Forum installing windows 7 over windows xp & no internet or audio/video when changing operating system Forum SolvedInstalling XP after Windows 7 Forum SolvedAfter trying to install windows 7 on a new system it keeps saying select a hard drive or install support for said hard-drive Forum SolvedInstalling Windows XP to Upgrade to Windows 7 Forum SolvedNeither Windows 7 sp1 install disc or Windows XP sp3 on SATA hdd recognize my old 80GB ATA Hdd. Forum installing windows xp on a new hard disk, on a laptop which is previously loaded with windows 7 showing an error 0x00000007b Forum Deleting Windows 7 after installing XP Forum SolvedAfter installing xp windows 7 does not boot Forum SolvedUpgrading my PC's Windows XP to Windows 7 ... do I need to use "OEM pre-installation tools"? Forum SolvedInstalling win xp after deleting windows 7 Forum SolvedIcy dock adapater Ide HDDs with windows xp installed not being read/recognized in windows 7. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !