Windows Vista Downgrade To Windows Xp RRS feed

  • Question


    Hi i came to downgrade my sony vaio VGN laptop to windows xp from windows vista and it says the following messege:


    setup did not find any hard disk drivers installed in your computer make sure any hard disk  drivers are powerd on and propely connected to your computer and that any disk realted hardware configeration is correct. this may involve running a manufacuter supplied diasnostic or setup program.

    setup cannot continue to quit setup press f3.


    please could someone help  me out there because its really weird this.


    many thanks.



    Sunday, February 10, 2008 10:05 AM


  • Please contact Sony Support and ask if Windows XP is supported on your Sony Vaio VGN laptop.  If it is, Sony should have the necessary hardware drivers required to install Windows XP. 


    Sunday, February 10, 2008 2:54 PM