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Windows XP installation problem

Hi.i have gateway T-6345u note book.originally it came with windows vista.now i want work with windows xp.when i am trying to install windows(am formatted the hdd also) xp after some time it shows the following error"NO DISK DRIVE in this SPACE"please give me suggestion how to install windows xp in my notebook

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This is an issue after you reset the hdd there ar eno drivers for raid .and it requires drivers for it ...Probably you defaulted the bios too and now , being a sata hdd it is not seen after loading the files and trying to start the catual installation ...it says there is no hdd..
This can be solved by going to bios settings ..at the advanced settings or main...look for something (on the page where the hdd and cd is detected...) called..AHCI...it is something related with the mode of teh hdd detection ...and disable it if it is enabled..let it on auto..or if it is on auto ..do the other way ..
save changes with the F10 ...restart and will be seen in the installation ...after that remember to go on the support page for the drivers ..for Xp..cause non of the actual for vista will fit..and you will need at least the lan connection first to be able to download the others ..

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