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Don't parrot everything you read in a damned book.-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-Cavalier: It's not just a name...It's an attitude. Step 11: Ok now another tricky part, putting the drive into the other computer. (for the sake of this walkthrough I am just re-inserting the drive into the same computer)What we November 29, 2012 Dave Try partitioning it and formatting it again in disk management. If the drive had data on it that you want to try and recover, we recommend NOT trying to partition or reformat the drive, as this data can be lost forever. his comment is here

It hasn't affected my f drive just the C. I switched off the player, removed the drive and connected to my machine. Based on your past experiences, do you think it's a wonky power supply or mobo's starting to give? October 29, 2009 Dave When the drive starts making noises, this usually means immanent death. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-26671-second-hard-drive-not-recognized

Second Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management

unfortunately it has two drives so I'm starting with #2 thinking that is probably the "D" drive that I use for files, music and pics as opposed to the OS (hoping Report tjmartineau 38Posts Friday September 19, 2008Registration date December 23, 2008 Last seen - Nov 28, 2008 at 09:59 PM Tina, I'm not sure of this USB dongle adapter either. Also under Linux it is shown correctly. Popular Hard Drive Utilities Try hard drive utilities such as Seatools for Seagate drives and Western Digital Data Lifeguard for WD drives.

Here is a post from Jacqui on BART PE data recovery. The 80 gig drive IS recognized in the bios. We stopped, because of our pictures…We removed the HD and installed as a slave (after several attempts) it worked. How To Repair Hard Disk Not Detected Right Click on Hardisk that doesn't show a partition and choose "Import Foreign Disks" 4).

it then would niot boot at all. In fact having restore disks greatly eases the burden of re-installing everything. We do have some free data recovery softwarethat will work on FAT 32 partitions or if they are NTFS our DART XP can recover your files. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2186242/computer-secondary-hard-drive.html Is it a special type of USB cable that has an IDE connection on the other end?

Step 7: Now that the hard drive is free, Flip the hard drive over so that you are looking at the “green board” take you marker and make an arrow that Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Windows 10 Anonymous March 29, 2013 12:26 pm Reply # So what to do if the enclosure is not working ? DISKPART> list disk Disk ### Status Size Free Dyn Gpt ----- --------- ----- ----- -- -- Disk 0 Online 931 GB 0 B Disk 1 Online 1863 GB 1024 KB Disk Can I get any data from it?

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It might also be they are having issues with the USB 3.0 portion depending on the age of the device. http://dtidatarecovery.com/troubleshooting-basic-hard-drive-problems-does-not-show-up-in-my-computer/ June 13, 2012 Dave I'm not sure. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Can I slave it to one of the working drives using a USB port? Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Bios secureadmin February 9, 2016 1:06 pm Reply # Surinder, If the hard drive is not showing up I would recommend trying to slave it to another computer to see if you

I would not format nor initialize the drive. http://hcsprogramming.com/hard-drive/want-to-slave-hard-drives.php thanks Jacqui Best July 2, 2008 12:03 pm Reply # peter, No it is not going to work.. can you tell me what can i do, for recover all of files? (+/- 90gb) sorry my english many thank you val eric August 28, 2007 8:59 pm Reply # i Same thing happen when I try to put the hard drive as slave drive in other pc, what should I do? Internal Hard Disk Not Detected

If I find an answer in the near future I will post it here. Keith Kent October 14, 2008 1:11 am Reply # This is a very good example of real help instead of advertising. Rebuild Master Boot Record Both mistaken operation and virus attack may cause MBR damaged. weblink Right click on the drive and create a new partition then format the drive.

October 26, 2009 Dave Sounds like something has happened to the boot loader. Hard Disk Not Detected In Bios Osborne/McGraw-Hill. I can open it but I can't find any of my saved files.

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it shouldn't need to be formatted. Thanks! As a result, all files including Windows OS saved on the disk will be inaccessible. External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Any other suggestions?

David Mohyla March 6, 2013 4:22 pm Reply # Hi, I would think that you are booting slower because the Operating System is looking at another device and confirming it is I know that I used this disk in the past in a RAID (both in different ones), but this is long time ago and the disks working in this setup since Then windows will read it fine, then on a power off same thing blue screen again. check over here Sometimes there is info on the drive that the recovery disks look for when installing.

January 4, 2013 Tina I have an Hp touchsmart and the hard drive went out. I run any applications and i can see the files (jpg, mp3, avi, mpeg..etc) but i can recover all files with one software.. But what is a USB dongle?. Seatools did a long generic on the drive and it passed, HOWEVER when I do BOOT DRIVE PROPERTIES it shows the HDD in my computer NOT the external Seagate.

Slaving a hard drive is usually done primarily for data recovery, an example we see a lot is a hard drive is recognized in the BIOS, but not by Windows. It has no oeprating system just ALL my personal files and stuff. Thanks! Thanks for the help. -CH Jay September 16, 2008 7:37 pm Reply # Hello, I Have an HP entertainment laptop thats a couple years old. (512mb ram 80GB HD etc) anyway

Dave June 20, 2008 10:37 am Reply # PS: Follow up to previous post: If your drive is recognized in disk management you can use data recovery software to pull the Information isn't 'passed through' the master drive like that. Those ribbons are small and usually red. April 2, 2012 Dave Jane.

I even tried deleting them in safe mode but that didn't work either. In most cases this is not a problem but if you have programs that use the CD for information, or whatever those may need to be redirected to the C Cavalier October 26, 2009 Alex Hi, I think I have a bit of a problem… I have an old Dell Dimension XPS with 2 hard drives. The HDD spins (that means power is clearly working), but the BIOS just doesn't pick it up.

I installed this drive back into my dell deskptop and popped in my XP CD to see if I can install the OS. But nothing happens, the keyboard is not recognized. Take it to your local electronics shop and they'll give you a replacement (Radio Shack, Best Buy, etc….). So i thought, lets install the drives that come in the cd with the MOBO right ?

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