Installing Windows XP in Vmware ESX - "Setup Did Not Find Any Hard Disk Drives Installed in Your Computer." | TechHead.co.uk

Trying to install Windows XP within VMWare ESX and getting the following error message?

“Setup did not find any hard disk drives installed in your computer.”


The reason for this is that the necessary hard disk controller drivers have not been installed.

Useful information and links for installing XP VMs on a VMware ESX server.