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Windows 98 se, xp not installed to compaq armada E500 pc notebook

I have a compaq armada E500 pc laptop, but not available compaq restor CD or floppy, thats why i could not install windows 98 se, windows Xp operating system due to hard disk not configured properly by fdisk or partition magic whatever. pls try to solve my problem and provide any restore cd if availabe. thanking you.

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First, format the hard drive and make sure it is in FAT or FAT32 for Windows 98 install. Then do your partitioning etc and should work. If it doesn't, it is possibly a hardware fault.

Here is the site for the drivers for the laptop :

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/SoftwareIndex.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&prodNameId=96717&prodSeriesId=96231&swLang=8&taskId=135&swEnvOID=1093

Hope this helps in some way :)

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

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