Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

TOSHIBA SATELLITE L45 S7423 LAPTOP

I AM HAVING TOSHIBA SATELLITE L45 S7423 LAPTOP WITH VISTA . I WANT TO INSTAL XP IN IT.
I TRYED BUT I AM GETTING THE ERROR
THAT IS "SETUP DID NOT FIND ANY HDD IN THIS COMPUTER".

I TRIED THIS IN OTHER WAYS ALSO THAT IS ,


1. I COULD NOT CHANGE THE RAID MODE TO IDE MODE IN BIOS.

2. I COULD NOT CHANGE / DISABLE THE SATA DRIVER IN BIOS

I AM NOT HAVING ANY FLOOPY DRIVER IN ADDITION TO IT.

PLEASE ANSWER MY PROBLEM..................IN MY EMAIL ID mathsrmg@sify.com

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 92 Answers

Well...you can't have 2 operating systems on the same harddrive...well you can but it's highly not recommended. so what you should do is put in the vista installation disk and do repair, then put the command "FORMAT" then it should format that drive (make sure you have everything saved) once it's formatted, you can then install the xp

Posted on Jun 28, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How to install windows xp on a toshiba satellite l45-s7423


just simply insert the installer on the cd rom driver.. ang about the drivers just install the drivers that are compatible to your pc.. Gb

Jul 14, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

1 Answer

Sir, Iam using toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 model laptop.already this laptop contain windows vista. i want to instal Windows XP.can you please help me how can i install Windows XP and how can i download...


I RUN BOTH XP AND VISTA ON THE SAME SYSTEM YOU ARE BEST TO PARTITION THE DRIVE AND PUT THEM IN SEPERATE SECTIONS, I USE XP FOR KIDS OLDER LEARNING PROGRAMS WITH 256 RESOLUTION AND UPTODATE PC ON VISTA SIDE. AFTER FDISK FORMATING DRIVE I FIRST INSTALLED XP IN PARTITION THEN UPGRADED WITH FRESH INSTALL OF VISTA TO SEPERATE DRIVE , WHEN BOOTS ASKS YOU WHICH START UP SYSTEM YOU NEED N U LOAD DRIVERS IN NORMAL WAY AND GET DRIVERS OFF INTERNET , U CAN USE VISTA SETUP TO GET DRIVERS PUT ON DONGLE THEN RELOAD ON XP AND LOAD DRIVERS.


YOU WILL HAVE TO ADD A PARTITION TO YOUR DRIVE IF GOT SPACE AND DONT WANT TO START FRESH.
THEN SEE IF XP CAN BE LOADED ONTO IT ILL TRY IT ON MY SYSTEM TO C IF LET U GO BACKWARDS RATHER THAN UPDATING

ACTIONMAN

Feb 27, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

1 Answer

How to install XP in toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 laptop


You can access Vista disk management (right click on computer from the Start Menu > Manage > Storage > Disk Management) and shrink your current partition and create a new one. Then install XP on that new partition. This is if you want a dual boot of both XP and Vista.

Nov 17, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Formating visata & install XP


you need a valid copy of windows xp with product key and all you need to do is insert the cd/dvd into laptop and restart it and boot from disc.

Jul 08, 2008 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

TOSHIBA SATELLITE L45 S7423


if you have the xp installation disk, you can do a repair...then hopefully it will recognize your harddrive long enough to be able to give commands to fix it.

Jun 27, 2008 | Computers & Internet

4 Answers

How to install XP in toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 laptop


You cannot uninstall Windows Vista, but you can reinstall your previous operating system, which then replaces Windows Vista. To reinstall your old operating system, you must have the original installation disc. Back up your programs and files, insert the installation disc into your computer, and then reinstall the old operating system. To regain the hard disk space used by Windows Vista, reformat the disk during the reinstallation process. After reinstalling your previous operating system, reinstall your programs and files.

Feb 29, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

2 Answers

How to install XP in toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 laptop


You want to downgrade the operating System.
Please visit this site.
Toshiba

Best Regards

Rafique

Feb 18, 2008 | Computers & Internet

23 Answers

How to install XP in toshiba Satellite L45-S7423 laptop


i have 3-4 kind of xp wireless drivers for toshiba L45-S7423 but it doesn't recognize the driver...the driver is RTL8187B...i have to try with original cd...even if it is 4 vista...maybe it will work 4 xp....couse with this xp drivers no chance :D

Nov 14, 2007 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional With...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

121 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

100387 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14160 Answers

Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...