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Installing XP Pro: Setup Cannot Find Hard Drive

PigoMan asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-05
hi all,

i am trying to install xp pro on a dell poweredge 600sc that was running windows server 2000.  i was able to wipe the drive, but when i insert the installation disk i get this error message:

"setup did not find any hard disk drives installed in your computer.  make sure any hard disk drives are powered on and properly connected to your computer, and that any disk-related hardware configuration is correct."

i opened up the case and checked all wires and connections.  the hard drive is there and set to "master."

thanks in advance!
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