xp installation on new hard drive



pbarr
07-10-2005, 12:11 AM
I had anew hard drive installed in my laptop-my desktop screen is not filled.
There is a black border surrounding it. Help please????

Jerry
07-10-2005, 12:11 AM
Get manual, open manual, find instructions on setting up monitor.

"pbarr" <pbarr@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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>I had anew hard drive installed in my laptop-my desktop screen is not
>filled.
> There is a black border surrounding it. Help please????

pbarr
07-10-2005, 12:11 AM
"Jerry" wrote:

> Get manual, open manual, find instructions on setting up monitor.
>
> "pbarr" <pbarr@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> news:DC99392B-FF3C-4C62-B781-F0907B319D4F@microsoft.com...
> >I had anew hard drive installed in my laptop-my desktop screen is not
> >filled.
> > There is a black border surrounding it. Help please????
>
>
> Thank you for your sarcastic response. I am 72 years old -I sucessfully installed xp on my old hard drive with no problems. and hired someone to install a new hard drive and he installed Xp. The person before you gave me a rational solution which worked and did not make me feel stupid. Yours made me feel stupid- my problem. Anyway I do appreciate your time. When all else fails read instructions, right?-did not occur to me. went to web sites instead. Thanks again.
barr7598@bellsouth.net

Jerry
07-10-2005, 12:11 AM
When everyhting else fails - read the instructions.

"pbarr" <pbarr@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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>
>
> "Jerry" wrote:
>
>> Get manual, open manual, find instructions on setting up monitor.
>>
>> "pbarr" <pbarr@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>> news:DC99392B-FF3C-4C62-B781-F0907B319D4F@microsoft.com...
>> >I had anew hard drive installed in my laptop-my desktop screen is not
>> >filled.
>> > There is a black border surrounding it. Help please????
>>
>>
>> Thank you for your sarcastic response. I am 72 years old -I sucessfully
>> installed xp on my old hard drive with no problems. and hired someone to
>> install a new hard drive and he installed Xp. The person before you gave
>> me a rational solution which worked and did not make me feel stupid.
>> Yours made me feel stupid- my problem. Anyway I do appreciate your time.
>> When all else fails read instructions, right?-did not occur to me. went
>> to web sites instead. Thanks again.
> barr7598@bellsouth.net


xp installation on new hard drive