Original Xbox HDD Upgrade : Hardmod Only

This Guide is to setup a HDD for use in the original Xbox on PC, without the need for an AIO disc on the Xbox like Hexen or OGX Installer or Slayers. This will install a Fresh modded C, and E drive with 'recommended' applications and dashboards like Xbmc4Gamers / Xbmc-Emustation. This does NOT install ANY Games.

There's a CLEAN E - With no preinstalled extra Applications, Bar Dashboards

This is for Hardmodded systems only. DO NOT attempt to use this with a softmodded system.  TSOP Flashed or Chipped - No matter on the method. You WILL need the 2 Zips provided in the link to preload the data onto the C and E partitions.
FATXplorer BETA with driver installed ( Soon to be licensed users only)
Sata HDD With either USB HDD Caddy or Direct connection to the motherboard
PATA to SATA HDD Adapter for the Xbox and a hardmodded Original Xbox  

Xbox C and E Download

Click the Brown box and download but DON'T extract the C and E Zip files. Put them in an easy to browse to folder

If you DON'T want any extra applications like Enigmah, Or Xblast, Choose 'No Extra APPS' Zip file, this only has dashboards.

Step 1

Open FatXplorer : Click Formatting tools

Step 2

Select Original Xbox HDD

Step 3

*Important* - Select your XBOX drive. Do NOT select a PC drive with your Data or OS on.
Press Next once selected.

Step 4

Select LBA Increasing Bios Partition Table
Then press next.

Step 5

Scroll Down to Extra Data Partition F
DOUBLE CLICK  it to bring up the Menu in step 6

Step 6

:Change TB to GB
:Change Size to 927.78
:Make Sure Allocation Unit is 64KB
:Click Save 

Step 7

Double Click Extra Data Partition G

:Change Size to 927.78
:Make Sure Allocation Unit is 64KB
:Click Save 

Step 8

Make Sure the settings look the same as in the picture, Then click next

Step 9

Data Partition E will be selected first. Browse to where you have the provided 'Xbox E Backup.Zip' and select it. 

Step 10

Click the drop down arrow and select
:Shell Partition C

Step 11

 Browse to where you have the provided 'Xbox C Backup.Zip' and select it.

If C and E have the zips in the bottom bar, Press NEXT

Step 12

Proceeding here will format the drive and all it's contents. Make sure your settings are correct.

To proceed with the format and Preload - press FORMAT

Step 13

Your HDD is now formatting, And Preloading the C and E drive ready to be used in your hardmodded system.

When this is complete you can 'Disconnect safely' from the PC, Connect to the xbox and it will boot to UnleashX ( If Using Cerbios it will boot to XBMC4Gamers)