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If yours is of the type at the top, with a wide ribbon cable – it’s a very old connection type called IDE. Report jose- Jun 20, 2010 at 06:07 PM thanks Report someguy- Jun 23, 2010 at 06:01 PM I found "Storage" in 7... I was lost with my 500gb disk. and bring it to the Pros... http://www.howtogeek.com/268901/why-your-new-hard-drive-isnt-showing-up-in-windows-and-how-to-fix-it/

2nd Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10

My drive was installed in an XP PRO machine and was doing strange things, like sometimes it was there and other times not there. 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. Did you find a solution?

Reply to robinhoode aford10Jan 12, 2010, 9:07 AM If you can borrow someone's PSU, that'd be a good next step. RESPECT: James Bruce - simply modest and virtually real Keep up the good work! no power to the drive 2. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Bios If you still can't get anything from it then buy an external USB caddy/adaptor to test it with - but no promises that'll work if the drive is damaged/now faulty. –HaydnWVN

Thanks Report AD- Mar 29, 2010 at 10:53 PM Thank you, it worket in one minute, after driving myself crazy for an entire afternoon & late evening!... New Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Locate your new hard disk - probably disk 1 (recheck the disk space to verify) (or else, simply look for a box with a black header named UNALLOCATED and showing the Thank You. Had me baffled for a while as I am only used to Ide Drives.

So, we're going to change the drive letter and hopefully, the hard disk will show up again. External Hard Drive Not Showing In My Computer Also make sure the thin cable from the power button to the motherboard is connected. Back to top #8 coxchris coxchris Members 1,122 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Stevinson CA Local time:02:26 AM Posted 15 July 2012 - 05:22 PM ok let try to power on without but I dont wanna format it..

New Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management

Report xpcman 17048Posts Wednesday October 8, 2008Registration date ContributorStatus February 3, 2017 Last seen - Feb 7, 2009 at 07:07 PM If you don't see the drive something is defective: 1. http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/install-hard-drive/ Give your volume a name, click "Next", and wait for the format process to finish. 2nd Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 This should drain your capacitors in case there is a charge left on one of them. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 7 Helpful +8 Report Syrrist Jul 24, 2009 at 09:00 AM Thanks alot!

I spent about six hours on this silly thing before I found this bit of advice. because there are lots of stuff in it.. Reply Terrion September 10, 2016 at 12:36 pm Hello, I have a question. Reply Robert March 20, 2015 at 11:37 am Can I add my old hardrive to a newer machine? Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up

edit: Also, relevant info. I don't know what to do, any help wo solved Need help! or are these the only 2 sata ports the ThinkServer has? Here's how to fix a computer that won't boot up.

When you have all of the components in it it wont boot. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Windows 10 Right click on the striped box presenting the unallocated drive space. Quote: Originally Posted by kalirion Push all of them further in.

Please suggest a way out.

next 8. (when finished) > finish *** now your hdd will show up in windows explorer (or my computer) because NOW ONLY it (JUST) became usable! So we came up with a couple of solutions, which, I hope, will solve the problem. While an external USB hard drive is an easy plug and play option, it’s not really ideal – they take up disk space, possibly an extra power socket, use up a Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Advertisement Step 3: Open The case Before going any further, unplug the power from the case and all peripherals.

When I hit the front panel power switch, the CPU fan starts to spin but then stops. Once there, click Disk Management in the left pane, under Storage. Reply to GGO surge914Dec 24, 2014, 8:05 AM I also have a similar problems as the OP. I turned it on and..

This will give you a beep code, if this doesn't you have a fault with the motherboard or a bank of ram issueI also just noticed that when the 4 pin It's easy to bring your hard drive out of hiding.