I have an existing Windows 7 system with RAID 1 set up on two HDDs.
I have a third HD from an old computer that has Windows XP Pro SP3 on it. I want to put this HD into the new computer so I can boot from there to get to XP Pro. I am able to put this HD into the new PC, and Windows 7 recognizes it as
However, when I try to boot from here, it gets to the Windows XP Pro splash screen and then fails. I believe it is due to the RAID drivers not being there. Is there a way I can get the RAID drivers installed on the XP Pro HD using the current running Windows 7 system?
I don't have a floppy disk drive to use the
PS: Somewhere else it was mentioned that changing a motherboard means you have to completely reinstall Windows. Is this true? In effect, this is what I did – I took an HD out of another computer and put it into my new computer.