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HP Compaq Presario V3000 Laptop / unable to install os

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Hello,

I have Compaq V3000 laptop

When i m going to install a new version of windows that is Windows XP SP2 it is giving error (No Hard Drive Detected)

But when I am installing windows 98 it is easily installed.

Thanks And Regards

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Vi
  13th of Dec, 2007
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First by pressing F10 at boot time disable sata then try to install Xp sp2!

Sa
  11th of Jan, 2008
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compaq presario v 3000 drivers

Pi
  27th of Jan, 2008
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from: http://www.tipidpc.com/viewtopic.php?tid=102824

(It worked for me)

to all compaq v3617tu users, here's what worked for me:

1. download this SATA AHCI controller from HP:

2. run the installer. you should see the inf files extracted under c:swsetupsp37005files

3. follow the instructions:

4. in step 7, go to c:swsetupsp37005files

5. now the IMPORTANT part, in step 8, choose: "Intel(R) 82801HEM/HBM SATA AHCI Controller (Mobile ICH8M-E/M)"

6. follow the rest of the instructions.

7. Working XP installer for your laptop!

Pi
  27th of Jan, 2008
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Sorry link not working:

Here is the updated version:

to all compaq v3617tu users, here's what worked for me:

1. download this SATA AHCI controller from HP:
ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp37001-37500/sp37005.exe

2. run the installer. you should see the inf files extracted under c:swsetupsp37005files

3. follow the instructions: http://komku.blogspot.com/2007/11/integrate-driver-into-windows.html

4. in step 7, go to c:swsetupsp37005files

5. now the IMPORTANT part, in step 8, choose: "Intel(R) 82801HEM/HBM SATA AHCI Controller (Mobile ICH8M-E/M)"

6. follow the rest of the instructions.

7. Working XP installer for your laptop!

Re
  26th of May, 2008
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One of the worst electronic product in the universe. My issue didn't resolve yet Compaq Presatio 3225 AU. No display. Boot from main power only. Bad luck.

Su
  17th of Jul, 2008
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i want to find bios which i can run windows xp in compaq presarion V3731tx

Ag
  12th of Sep, 2008
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Download complete drivers hp compaq presario V3000 for winxp :

http://www.ziddu.com/download/2139106/HPPresarioV3000.part01.rar.html
http://www.ziddu.com/download/2139345/HPPresarioV3000.part02.rar.html
http://www.ziddu.com/download/2139018/HPPresarioV3000.part03.rar.html
http://www.ziddu.com/download/2138977/HPPresarioV3000.part04.rar.html
http://www.ziddu.com/download/2138790/HPPresarioV3000.part05.rar.html
http://www.ziddu.com/download/2138636/HPPresarioV3000.part06.rar.html
http://www.ziddu.com/download/2138504/HPPresarioV3000.part07.rar.html

Files are supported only by the RAR archive format…
Download all these splited files in the same folder…
when ever you extract any one of these…
all the files belonging to that will be extracted…
automatically…!!! and write it in to cd…
Good luck.

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