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How to install windows xp on new Acer Aspire L320 computer

I have bought the computer, Acer Aspire L320. but i can't install on it. when tring to install xp can't see hard disk partition. but it can detect the HDD in bios.

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  • Anonymous Feb 17, 2008

    how the windows xp sp2 can be installed on new pc

  • Anonymous Feb 25, 2008

    I am trying to uninstall Vista and reinstall Windows XP on an Acer L320. System will not recognise C: drive as valid for Fixboot or format although BIOS suggests that is the HDD.

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2008

    anyone know where to get xp audio drivers for axer l320?

  • beatnut88 Mar 20, 2008

    where to get audio drivers for acer L320 for xp

  • Len Sherrott
    Len Sherrott Jul 16, 2008

    L320 Aspire is a fantastic computer. Its only flaw is the pre installed Vista. I have acquired a 64 bit xp pro full version.

    when I try to install it the hard drive is not recognized and the install instantly fails. How do I install my ew software on the computer. As usual the computer did not come with a Vista CD so I have no vista software to load.

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    pwede ba mag install ng windows xp sa acer aspire



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You can set the partitions in f-disk on the start up disk of windows 98, reset partitions to 32, format c: drive, take out disk and put in windows 98 cd. and restart computer. your done. windows 98 cd will install. your up and running. please give me a fixya rateing. Thanks farren

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Thanks for you

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You have to use N-lite program, so you will burn a windows cd INCLUDING the hard disk's driver. This is what N-lite usually does. after trying installation with the new win cd, you'll se results

Posted on Nov 07, 2008

I`ve installed a 1 TB hard drive on the Acer L320 and had the same problem.
It`s in BIOS as a 1TB drive, so should install on the Acer.
NO , In Vista it can`t see he drive.

Hack which works !!!!!

Partition the drive first on a second computer.
The First partition last than 400 GB ? , I only use 100 GB for my first partition.

Posted on Jul 20, 2008

Just go to bios then go to first menu , just change it the cable to IDE then save it then restart ,its working. i have a laptop like yours. fiy..

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Well, detecting the hard disk and seeing the partition are two completely different things. A partition is a portion of your disk that has been set aside from the rest of your hd in the file allocation table. You must create a partition (using the tool included in the install disk) to be able to install the operating system on the hard drive.

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