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I have a new hard drive and no operating system for my laptop

How can I get the lap top to recognize the hard drive so I can install an operating system?

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    Jack Iaria May 11, 2010

    What is the Make & Model of your new hard drive?

    Did the new hard drive come with install instructions & disk?

    Is it a new hard drive?



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Well you donot need special programs you can use the same operating system to format, partition and load your operating system, after you connect your harddrive to your board go to setup Bios and look for the hardware that installed on your chip and you will see if your hardrive is recognized, After that load your operating system cd on your dvd rom and let the pc boot to that dvd drive, here the you will start loading the operating system, so you have to format, partition and then install windows, Try windows vista will make it easy for you.
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