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Can't Access 2nd SATA Drive After Reformat
Report AAW- Jan 3, 2010 at 09:16 AM WOW! hard drive showing 2gb instead of 500gb, cant clean using diskpart saying access is denied solved Can't find laptop hard drive when trying to access from desktop Second Hard drive, Access Helpful +6 Report Loxy Apr 14, 2009 at 02:18 PM Thanks for the advice. I was having real problems finding that second sata hard drive from window. http://scientificpages.net/hard-drive/access-to-hard-drive-is-denied.html
It couldn`t hurt. Most hard drive kits include a data cable (SATA or IDE, depending on the drive), a power adapter cable (with some SATA drives), and screws. One of the answers solved my problem of installing a second SATA HDD and it not showing as a lettered drive. Can anybody provide a solution, pleeze Someone did say set to cable select, I tried that also & it did not work Helpful +36 Report vs4vijay Jan 6, 2009 at 11:03 Get More Info
Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 10
and also, if possible try to open the hd via linux platform (live cd) My System Specs OS Windows 7 Ultimate x86 Motherboard GigaByte G31 Memory 2GiG DDR2 Graphics Card Internal thx G-Mann Helpful +6 Report rob Feb 17, 2009 at 11:26 PM your advice was right on the money!!! worked well for me! I saw this on PC Advisor and thought you should see it too.
Then it assigns the CD-rom as D. Boot into the BIOS ( Del or F2 or F10 or F12 depending on the computer make) : 1. If it did, our problems would be over. Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up Press whatever key it tells you to press.This will bring you to the Setup program.
atleast this 1 did detect it, so it's it's probably my motherboard on the new pc that came with a factory failure or something. Installing Second Sata Hard Drive Without Raid You might find only one hard drive option in the boot priority list. they will erase the data on it while thinking they are fixing it. Report Azure- Jun 26, 2010 at 12:03 AM thank you very much I was frustrated because I had to use a ide to usb for my sata hard drive since my
Second Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management
ok i found out how to do that i switched from ide to AHCI now and the pc didn't crash. You may have loosened a cable when you installed the new drive.Shut down the PC, unplug the power, and open the case. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 10 thanks again. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 7 More-recent desktops may use (or just support) SATA drives but should support IDE, too.
If that doesn't work, then firstly let us know whether the hard drives are listed in BIOS. check over here When you install a new (additional) hard drive in your PC, you might wonder why it doesn't appear in Windows Explorer. More like this Linux to the rescue! so i booted from dvd drive installed windows 7 on it and now it works fine on the old pc.... Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Bios
Unplug the drive you want to format and connect it to a different SATA port on your motherboard which isn't part of the RAID controller. I just got a brand new Dell Inspiron 3542 laptop with Windows 7. Step 4: Configure the BIOS Next, boot into your PC's BIOS-setup utility to verify that it recognizes the new drive and positions it correctly in the drive hierarchy. (Check your PC's his comment is here This tool will repair most computer errors, protect you from file loss, malware, hardware failure and optimize your PC for maximum performance.
You'll likely either need to repair your existing windows installation, or format and re-install a clean version to use it with AHCI mode. Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management I'm building a new computer. Do you have another machine you could hook it up to ?
Report hisnez- Jan 10, 2010 at 12:07 AM thank you very much.i almost took the hardrive back to the store.
Report Nehi Corgansmith- Jul 20, 2009 at 02:49 AM I also, as of pulling a 160Gb HD out of a useless XBox, came across this perplexing (well to me it was) Ask ! If shrinking, the partition will be checked to find out how much empty space it contains. Windows Not Detecting External Hard Drive Microsoft removed the refresh option and has instead combined the refresh and reset options into one setting.
Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now i did the disc management route, and it shows up there too. i did what you said (copied the drives content to the C: drive) and now that directory is empty too, even though it shows it has all the data in the http://scientificpages.net/hard-drive/loss-of-sata-connections.html Then you format the partition - again right click and select format use NTFS - use default allocation size and give the new volume a label (no spaces allowed in the
Report ANX- Oct 7, 2012 at 09:59 PM One more thanks Helpful +40 Report Dinesh Feb 17, 2009 at 09:31 AM dear friend type diskmgmt.msc in your run command...ull find 80gb Best Windows 8 App this Week: My Media Center Best Windows Laptops to Get This Christmas  Windows 8, 10 Disney Games to Play on Your Tablet Where to Watch Live Your first hard disc (whichever one you decided should boot windows) Finally, check the hard disks are set to AHCI (I think its that) not IDE. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
you saved me a lot of grief. One option is Darik’s Boot and Nuke (DBAN), a free program that can be downloaded here. If either of them is disconnected or loose, the BIOS won’t see the drive, and the computer won’t be able to use it.What if the PC is truly bricked, and you