Our first video KB to kick off the new year provides steps for installing Windows XP as a guest operating system in VMware products.
The video was created using VMware Workstation, but the basic steps apply to VMware ESX, VMware Fusion, VMware ACE, and VMware Player as well.
When installing Windows XP as your guest operating system in your virtual machine, you may receive the error: "Setup did not find any hard disk drives installed in your computer." This is because a compatible disk controller driver is not shipped with Windows XP.
Continue on to read KB article: Windows XP setup cannot find any hard disk drives during installation for the video and full text.