Vista install

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#1

hello all need some help to solve this please

i have vista installed on sata 400gig
data on 80gig ide

i boot from the sata/vista
its has become buggy with who knows what…but the problem i have is i tried to reinstall vista onto the partition where it is now…i get error cant find suitable area . now…i have formated the old c: still doesnt install

i have diskpart/clean and still wont install in fact there isnt anywhere amongs the 2 hd its happy with…i have the orig boot backed up on a drive to restore when needed…any help appreciated tia:(:frowning:


#2

Does your motherboard recognize the SATA HHD? you might have to install drivers to get VISTA to install.

Did you format the drive in NTFS?

And welcome to the forum xmanz


#3

[QUOTE=~KIPPER~;2181323]Does your motherboard recognize the SATA HHD? you might have to install drivers to get VISTA to install.

Did you format the drive in NTFS?

And welcome to the forum xmanz[/QUOTE]
thanx for welcome…yes bios is fine etc also the cd/dvd is sata which reads vista cd ok

and yes ntfs