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Drive spinup eats a lot of power, stopping in the BIOS may give enough time for power to become steady and turn on all the drives. Best answer USAFRetFeb 26, 2014, 5:55 PM ScribbleMike said: USAFRet said: How did you "set my Windows to download apps to my secondary HDD"Browser downloads? Report Ronnie- Dec 13, 2009 at 09:08 AM Thanks buddy It's works......... NCIX Tech Tips 3,197,904 views 7:33 Windows 10 How To Activate New Hard Drives And SSD's Not Showing Up easy! - Duration: 5:55. http://computersecurityadvice.com/hard-drive/windows-10-clean-install-hard-drive-doesn-t-show-up-before-install.html

Report gunfucious- Jul 24, 2010 at 06:15 PM You are the man or woman. I was able to help out 2 friends in one night with this advice. Report David in Alabama- Feb 14, 2009 at 07:06 AM Spot on, Thanks Report jit- Feb 14, 2009 at 08:13 AM i will to thx you for your advice it was Report Hard drive missing- Jul 24, 2009 at 10:28 PM This is a bit tougher than changing letter drive.

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this programe did the trick> http://support.wdc.com/download/dlg/dlgsetup11_win.zip but that was for my model so use the other part of the link to find what you might need or perhaps there is some Helpful +5 Report Cri Jan 20, 2009 at 11:03 PM Also extremely Helpful :) Helpful +4 Report LL Nov 6, 2008 at 08:37 PM Thanks this helped me alot too Helpful Report Tahir- Dec 24, 2009 at 05:31 AM Thanks XP... SSD boot drive installed & loaded then installed HDD but it doesn't show XP BSOD with SATA HDD XP won't boot when 2nd HDD attached Read disk error occurred and I

Godbless u.... I put an old 80 gig drive in a computer with xp service pack 1 on a 100 gig drive that has been in service for 6 years. Windows does not recognize solved Just installed msata hard drive and fresh windows 7 install; laptop does not recognize sata hard drive solved Windows 8 does not recognize a previous Mac-oriented 2nd Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Right now there is only the option to "Partition" is this what I want to do, and if so, it asks "primary" or "extended".

But I connected the SATA to another computer whihc is having SATA as primary, it is detecting there. Windows 8 Not Detecting Hard Drive Report Marsun- Oct 7, 2009 at 05:34 PM I am having the same problem, I do not get the "format" option with the right click. I thought I set my Windows to download apps to my secondary HDD (WD 1tb blue caviar) and the SSD for the OS. Once again.

What would be the advantage of changing to Basic disk rather than Dynamic? Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 10 Report Hey- Oct 9, 2008 at 03:19 PM NO Report Maniac1914- Dec 3, 2008 at 11:49 PM You need to go into Windows disk management to put the HD online, and Report juventino- Jan 13, 2009 at 09:09 PM THANK YOU SOOO MUCH! As you can see it works fine.

Windows 8 Not Detecting Hard Drive

Sign in to make your opinion count. Much appreciated. Windows 10 Doesn't Recognize Hdd But the partition is smaller than the actual size of the hard disk. Windows Doesn't Recognize External Hard Drive Report Same problem- Nov 11, 2008 at 01:39 AM Alright, this sparked my curiosity and I did some digging....

Report jeevan- Jun 14, 2010 at 12:23 PM thanks a lot...! http://computersecurityadvice.com/hard-drive/win-7-hard-drive-backup.html It only sees the C drive and my external hard drive, but not the internal HDD (Hitachi 500 GB) that I use as a second drive for storing personal data. Why distribute a film to a single theatre? Cheers. Windows 8 Disk Management

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It takes less than a minute and is completely free! Hard Drive Not Detected I am stumped as to how to get this going. Windows 8.1 solved Windows 10 Home does not register my Second Hard Drive (Toshiba 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM IHD) solved New Hard Drive not ready for use.

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hey man have fixed it? Helpful +21 Report misterree 2Posts Friday January 2, 2009Registration date January 3, 2009 Last seen Jan 3, 2009 at 09:36 AM I just purchased a second internal hard drive and my I had a brainwave this morning. Mbr Or Gpt it doesn't get detected on my Pc..

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Is there any reason why this is happening? I connected all the power, SATA cables correctly and when I boot my comp, it shows on the display that my WD 160GB is the primary and Seagate 80GB is the thanks again. I was lost with my 500gb disk.

Family photos are back! After your sure that you have all your files, shut down, remove the old drive and hook your dvdrom drive back up, boot as normal and you're good. If you had removed the 140 GB drive before the Win8 install this would not have happened. Therefore I DO NOT WANT TO FORMAT the drive unless this means something other than deleting all the files currently on the disk.

Helpful +4 Report mith Feb 28, 2010 at 12:06 AM I have a pretty similar problem too. Or my Bios? If you do not do format, this won't solve the problem, so this is not a solution. If anyone has an idea of solving the problem,please comment,I'd appreciate it.

another SATA port 2. Shows up in Device manager Shows up in computer management but has a red x on Disk 1, states unreadable. Report ED- Jan 22, 2009 at 12:47 PM I LOVE YOU thanks, I've been going mental trying to work out why my raid was invisible Report TPK- Jan 22, 2009 at