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Solved: a problem while installing windows 7 on dell vostro !

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by thelionn, Nov 15, 2012.

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  1. thelionn

    thelionn Thread Starter

    Nov 11, 2012
    hi all
    i am sorry if it is the wrong place for this question

    while i am installing windows 7 on my dell vostro laptop it asks me :
    where do you want to install windows ?
    and the box is empty no drives are exist !
    and there are two selections refresh , load driver
    when i click refresh nothing happens
    when i click load driver
    recive this window " to install the device driver needed to access your hard drive , insert the installtion media contaninig the driver files, and then click OK.
    note: the installtion media can be a floppy disk, CD,DVD, or a USB flash drive. "
    and there are 3 selection cancel , ok , browse i tap brows and choose " CD Drive (D:) windows 7 full 32/64bits the tap ok
    and i recive this " No device drivers were found.make sure that the installation media contains the correct drivers, and the click OK.

    so what kind of this problem is it that the Hard drive inoperative !!!!
  2. mhd1360


    May 28, 2012
    Check if your computer could detect your hard drive in BIOS.
    If so, try to boot up from a WindowsXP CD and run command prompt, then format your HDD.
    Make sure you have a copy from all your data somewhere else, so that format will erase all your data.
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