1782-disk control failure

1782-disk control failure
That is what i get. I tried loading Win XP Pro on my compaq computer. I just bought a Maxar 40gb HD for it. When i start up I get that error. If you need more info Ill give it to you. Please just help me.
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Jake
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Give more details.  What kind of computer do you have?  List some specs like bios manufacturer and all that...
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