CAN NOT INSTALL WINDOWS XP SP3 Tags: DVD Writers Partition Windows XP Storage Last response: December 6, 2012 7:27 PM in Storage Share VICrora December 6, 2012 5:10:02 PM Hello, HI WHEN I TRY TO INSTALL XP,WHEN I AM ASKED ON WHICH PARTITION I WANR TO USE TO INSTALL XP IT DOES NOT SHOW ANY DRIVE AND DOES NOT SHOW ANY STORAGE DEVIC More about : install windows sp3 cl-scott a b G Storage December 6, 2012 5:57:22 PM You are almost certainly trying to install XP on a SATA HDD, in which case you will need to load some special drivers because XP was released before SATA existed. Google "Install Windows XP on SATA" to get started. m 0 l Anonymous December 6, 2012 7:27:32 PM Make sure you have IDE and not AHCI selected in the bios. or make a AHCI driver disk and press f6 to install the AHCI drivers at the beginning of the install when it tells you. XP installs just fine on a SATA drive, as long as you follow one of the above steps! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeither Windows 7 sp1 install disc or Windows XP sp3 on SATA hdd recognize my old 80GB ATA Hdd. Forum Please i re-install windows xp sp3, and the windows says "no audio device" i have install realtek hd and realtek ac 97 but sti Forum net framework 4 0 wont install on Windows XP sp3 Forum Windows xp sp3 will not install Forum Cannot install ms office 2007 with windows xp sp3? Forum Unable to install vga driver in windows xp sp3 Forum Windows XP (SP3) cannot install ANY drivers Forum How to install windows xp sp3 on core i3 processor by iso file using usb pen dri Forum Can you install windows XP SP3 with this Motherboard? Forum Solvedwindows xp Sp3 after format and complete useful software installation c drive not showing hiding option in left side Forum How to install office 2007 in windows xp sp3 Forum How to install french language pack on windows xp sp3 Forum Disappearing contents of Windows Installer folder in Windows XP Pro SP3 OEM Forum SolvedEnabling USB 2.0 on a Dell Precision 420 with Windows XP Pro SP3 installed Forum Installed radeon 9800 pro on os windows xp profesional/home sp3. Received msg radeon 9800 requires microsoft net framework 2 Forum After installing windows xp pro sp3 on my sata drive via desktop pc, why does my Forum How to remove window xp sp3 from a second drive when two windos are installed? Forum SolvedWindows Xp SP2 x64bit vs Windows Xp SP3 Forum unable to install net framework 3.5 in my win xp sp3 Forum SolvedAMD xp sp3 install endless reboot Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !