Would like to make it less complicated as possible and already have external floppy, but I see you mentioned USB flash drives won t work so just curious, thanks. I currently have an xp pro machine running on a sata drive. I have since built a newer faster machine also with sata drives running windows 7 64 bit. 50 Quote: Originally Posted by wpatters1229 I see that the process says you need to have a floppy drive. I really would like to keep this xp pro machine too since it has a bunch of apps that I am afraid will not run under windows 7 and even if they did I am not sure where the downloads are that I got them from. I take out the C drive from the xp machine and put it in with the other sata drives in my new win 7 machine.I m trying to install Windows XP 64bits on dual boot with Windows 7. I think I ve figured most of what I need to do, however I still haven t been able to find a suitable SATA driver for my Dell laptop, that s suitable for 64bits.I ve searched all over the place, an all I can find are XP SATA drivers that are 32 bits compatible only including Dell s website. System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Studio 1555 OS windows 7 CPU intel Core 2 Duo P8700 2.53GHz Memory 4GB Graphics Card ATI 512MB 30 Quote: Originally Posted by caifan82 Hello everybody, Try here: False Attached Thumbnails 31 Hello Quote: 1 Copy your SATA drivers to a floppy disk. SATA Drivers - Slipstream into Windows XP CD 37 I am using Maxtor Not SATA HDD MAXTOR 20GB OLD TECHNOLOGY DONT HAVE SATA LIKE SMALL CABLES IT HAS BIG WHITE COLOR POWER CABLE AND ANOTHER ELONGATED BLACK DATA CABLE Moreover where can i download Drivers for Maxtor and Can i use CD for it.I have never done a dual boot but am not a total virgin to hardware and software.Just really do not want to have to load the windows 7 all over again as I have it running pretty good with a ton of adobe software.Thanks 22 Floppy Drive When you refer to a Floppy Drive in this tutorial, I assume you are also including CD optical drive. Ron Harries OS Windows 7 Professional 24 Is there no way around using a floppy drive.
System Manufacturer/Model Number Samsung NP550P5C-S02IN OS Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit CPU Intel Core i7 Processor 3,610QM 2.30Hz, 6MB L3 Cach Memory 8 GB Graphics Card NVIDIA Ge Force GT 650M 2GB Graphics, Optimus techno Sound Card Sound Alive JBL 3 Speakers With sub-Woofer Monitor s Displays 39.62cm 15.6 Super Bright 300nit HD LED Display Screen Resolution 1,600 x 900, Anti-Reflective Hard Drives 1TB S-ATA II Hard Drive 5,400RPM 4 Quote: Originally Posted by fatih I had bought a new laptop almost 3 months ago.Allows the system to automatically adjust the CPU speed, voltage and power combination that match the instantaneous user performance need.Download this Setup Installation program EXE to automatically update all the files necessary for installation.19 Quote: Originally Posted by larrym29 Do not use the BIOS update for 1555 in a 1558.
21 Yes after posting this it took about 30 seconds of research to figure out that was a bad idea.Thanks for help Have look at Support Drivers here: HP United States - Computers, Laptops, Servers, Printers and more My System Specs 5 I think you misunderstand me.