I purchased a seagate hard drive and it is asking for boot disk what am I doing Tags: Hard Drives Seagate Boot Windows XP Storage Last response: September 18, 2012 7:23 PM in Storage Share Mike Gardner September 18, 2012 6:10:09 PM Could anyone tell me what i need to do toget it working so I could load XP into it? More about : purchased seagate hard drive boot disk | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Hawkeye22 Storage Expert September 18, 2012 7:23:53 PM Is it a sata drive? If so, you need to use F6 during the install to install 3rd party drivers, in this case the sata controller drivers. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>I purchased a seagate hard drive and it is asking for boot disk what am I doing> Related ressources: ForumReplaced the hard drive on my dimension with an identical seagate , won't boot . ForumHP dv6000 notebook won't boot after hard disk upgrade ForumPC can not recognize Seagate Internal Hard drive Forum2nd Seagate hard drive failed! ForumNeed to test open box hard drives purchased recently. Forum3rd failed HDD in 6 years - What am I doing wrong? ForumBSOD with Seagate SATA drive HOLY CRIMANY...any suggestions? ForumSeagate Hard Drive Issue? ForumIs my Seagate 1 Tb drive stuffed? ForumHELP I Deleted my hard drive partition, windows disc wont boot up ForumAnyone use Seagate Disk Wizard for Cloning? Forumhave a Seagate 40 Gig Hard Drive that is "Security Freeze Locked."lock ForumSeagate 1 TB Hard Drive about to crash!! ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumDell dimension 9100 wont recognise hard drive when installing windows 7? ForumNeed advice about my SSD external drive please! ForumDVD Drive cannot read discs. ForumThe disk is write protected ForumUsb flash drive please insert disk into drive ForumDrive recommendations for use with Raid ... More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !