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Just added a new harddrive to an acer 3680 notebook

Trying to install just xp on this new harddrive. it will start loading the xp then goes into a hard disk error. this is the second harddrive that i have tried. mike

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Yeah. if you have nothing on the drive you are trying to save. go ahead and erase the current Partition and let xp create a new one.

If you have files, etc you want to save. you may want to get yourself a backup program and save your important stuff first.

Let me know :)

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For some reason or another sometimes Windows XP will not load unless you partition and format the new disk first. Try it you having nothing to lose as it will do no damage to your hard drive.

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