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Even the problems can be interesting, sometimes. If you dont know what you're doing and dont have the gear... Report George Sr.- Apr 25, 2010 at 08:28 PM Thank you very much, I couldn't figure it out by myself. A Six-Faced Puzzle SquaresR memory leak? Check This Out

Advice for new monitor Cannot find Excel External Link Backing up Folders Using Copy I can no longer access the Default... Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. My external hard drive was working fine, but suddenly has stopped showing up on the system. When that is done, come back to this new Partition and RIGHT-click again and choose to Format it.

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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 Ask a new question Read More Hard Drives Systems Related Resources solved New Built PC does not turn on solved Can i use a HDD from a pre-built pc onto a if it hadnt been for your post, i'd be screwed. For example, on Dell systems you will see "F2=Setup" in the upper right corner during the computer boot-up.

  1. Report AAW- Jan 3, 2010 at 09:16 AM WOW!
  2. Windows acts as if the drive is not there.
  4. Report Bassboy- Apr 15, 2010 at 08:36 AM Thanks xpcman...same problem I have.
  5. Select Storage from the left hand side by clicking it once, then select Disk Management(local) from the right side by double-clicking it.
  6. defective drive Try the drive in 1.
  7. Your existing drive (WD3200YS-01PGB0) is a 3.0Gb/sec drive so your new drive should be compatible.
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That Mode should be set to IDE. start install program etc. Not the answer you're looking for? Steam A quality 500W to 600W can be had for about $100.

New hard Drive not detected New Hard Drive Not Detected First Build - Hard Drive Not Detected New Hard Drive not detected by bios and cannot initialized my new hard drive What can I do? Boot into the BIOS ( Del or F2 or F10 or F12 depending on the computer make) : 1. Helpful +6 Report Loxy Apr 14, 2009 at 02:18 PM Thanks for the advice.

This means to press the F2 key to enter Setup (the BIOS). Also, a note...my drive came back with an initialization error. 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 I have checked Disk Management and this drive does not show in the lower portion.

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The current settings under ON-Chip ATA Devices are as follows: ON-chip IDE Controller: Enabled PCI IDE BusMaster: Disabled On-Chip SATA Controller: Enabled RAID mode: RAID (other options are IDE or AHCI, saved loadsa time fiddling Report DN- Aug 12, 2010 at 04:26 PM Ya, thanks man. Rma Hard Drive IDK what happebed to it. External Hard Drive Not Detected So I am at a loss of why it is not showing up as an option in windows?

Choose the NTFS File System option. his comment is here I then go into my BIOS settings to see if it registers there and it DOES! It no longer got to the point in the install where it was asking for drivers.Has anyone had any experience with this type of error? I am suspecting issues with my BIOS settings as the hard disk os brand new. Gpt Or Mbr

Once again. and bring it to the Pros... Report freaky_devil- Jan 25, 2009 at 07:22 AM I had a 500 GB WD hard drive, my previous external box was malfunstioned, I put it in a new one. http://hcsprogramming.com/hard-drive/seagate-hd-not-recognized-in-my-computer.php Then you format the partition - again right click and select format use NTSF - use default allocation size and give the new volume a label (no spaces allowed in the

If your drive is not detected it may be because it is turned OFF in System Setup.  The Serial ATA motherboard drivers are not properly loaded When you install older versions Helps takes out the guess with IDE HDD. Make sure the cables are properly plugged.

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Well today my new 1tb western digital hard drive came which I plan to use for data to preserve the life of my SSD (hopefully). The option is not available. solved Will a used HDD with memory work with a new custom built PC? So, I pointed the Windows installer at the motherboard disk, but Windows responded "no drivers detected."Finally, I decided to try installing Windows XP.

The Windows 7 install issue was fixed by putting in a different hard drive. But I can't format on the right-click. However, Vista installation still does not detect a drive at all. http://hcsprogramming.com/hard-drive/wd-external-hard-drive-not-recognized-in-my-computer.php Had the same problem and this fixed it!!!

I had spent about 4 hours on the web over the last 3 days trying all kinds of things that did not work. That being said I purchased a barebones kit from Tiger Direct that came with a Ultra case, AMD Phenom X4 9500 quad core processor, MSI K9N2 SLI Platinum MoBo, (4) 2gb Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the That's why you got "no applicable driver" when trying to install Vista. 06-11-2009, 12:24 PM #9 Brinksboy Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2009 Posts: 1 OS: WinXP Media

Subscribe to our newsletter Sign Up Team Terms of Use Contact Policies CCM Benchmark Group health.ccm.net 2nd SATA Hard Drive not shown on my computer - page 2 Seagate  ␡ Can't find your answer ? Thanks for the step by step instructions.