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Have a Hp Compaq 6230 that reads read disk error , So it wont boot up windows . So i went from a 40 gig hdd to a 320GB WD3200BEVE WD Scorpio Blue...... I cant seem to get my laptop to actually read off of this HD? what should i do if windows tries setup and then only wants to try setup again?? please help me

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First, go into the BIOS setup to make sure the laptop is seeing the drive. Then you must partition the drive with a maximum size for the operating system partition at 137GB. The 6230 came in a couple of models but they are 32 bit processors and you must set up for 32 bit.

http://forums13.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/questionanswer.do?admit=109447627+1286837153800+28353475&threadId=1343862


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