That it would not show up was my gut feeling, but I can find no evidence to support that. Reply Joshcore on July 30, 2007 at 7:54 pm ^Ryan, this article is aimed at people who already know what jumpers are and the difference between SATA and IDE based hard Helpful +20 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 and i cant figure out how to get past this and what is wrong? http://transcoderesearch.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-rails.html
I should be good, but here is my dilemma. I read your page on installing and cloning my hard drives. Partition and format the disk to your liking, but make sure not to convert it to a dynamic disk, as doing so will provide plenty of annoyances down the road.Finished!Congratulations, your ScottW, before I set the drive to “inactive” I am just curious as to why the drive being “active” will cause “My Computer” not to see it? http://ccm.net/forum/affich-32218-2nd-sata-hard-drive-not-shown-on-my-computer
Godbless u.... Risley - it's not easy finding good tech support at 10:30, but I've been waiting too long to get this up new drive up and running to wait, and this little Boot from the Ultimate Boot CD, and select the utility you want to use to clone the drive.
Reply greg on April 27, 2009 at 9:12 pm I would first try cable select though I cannot verify the results. Thank you! BUT I do NOT repair. Installing Second Sata Hard Drive Without Raid I believe this is a ATA-6 model.
another SATA port 2. 2nd Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 Another thought, can you pull the HD and put in another machine ?? Then I did the same with Angry Birds and it opened, but behaved like a trial version. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/244697-32-sata-drive-detected-bios-windows-disk-management You have to click the Action button.
What about if you have a IDE hard drive and you upgraded it with a SATA adapter? Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up What are the pro's and con's of cloning the old drive versus a Windows reinstall? Would you please kindly walk me thru?. I'd like to be able to continue to use the programs still installed on the old drive without having to re install on new drive (don't have installation disks for some of them).
I already know about master and slave. http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/can-i-run-programs-i-installed-on-a-second-hard-drive-under-windows-xp-on-my-new-windows-7-computer/ How do i remove this data? Second Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management One of the answers solved my problem of installing a second SATA HDD and it not showing as a lettered drive. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 7 Never even thought of the compatibility mode option - gonna give that a try now...
After finding your article, written so I could understand it, I gained the confidence I needed to do it. have a peek at these guys The guide you need is directions to your nearest PC repair shop and let that $6 per hour trainee do it for you.The only thing I think is lacking is to To check to see if this is the cause of the BIOS not detecting the hard drive, follow these steps: Power off the computer.Open the computer case and remove the data I tried going to Dell & to XP help sites but there are too many related instructions & not really what I needed. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Bios
If they are all recognized correctly, let's move to the next section.Software Installation/CloningNow that your new drive is installed, we can move on and get it set up with Windows. What happens ?? As it is full of data and pictures I do not want to reformat it. http://transcoderesearch.com/hard-drive/how-do-i-test-my-hard-drive.html they will erase the data on it while thinking they are fixing it.
I had no intent to use this 2nd. Hook up the Hard Drive to another computer and try some of the Data Reocvery software that allows you to recover 1 or 2 files to see if it works before If you are adding a second drive, just pick any empty drive bay - one a bit below the current drive might work best, because it will make it easier to Mbr Or Gpt For Second Hdd I use Aronis True Image.
The ribbon cable goes from the controller to the drive. defective drive Try the drive in 1. See this image: (Click to expand) Blue connector - always connects to the motherboard.Grey (middle) connector - is used for slave devices on the cable.Black connector - is used for master http://transcoderesearch.com/hard-drive/how-to-wipe-a-hard-drive-mac.html I brought my 1TB External Drive to these guys and they got files back even after a fall down 2 flights of stairs lol.
Your info helps, but gosh, win98 was much simpler.I didnt realize that which end of the ribbon cable the drive is connected to matters.I have not formatted the second drive BEFORE the drive is working properly. I have a spare one which i utilize as of time while awaiting for its replacement. This will literally take days even if it all works properly.
Since TWEAKUI is easy to find I didn't provide a link.Also, installing an OS can cause drives to go missing and empty. Report NikTheCat- Mar 28, 2009 at 01:59 PM This was SO helpful. Report MILAN- Feb 17, 2009 at 07:49 AM that looks a very easy process just for information would the process be same with Vista Ultimate OS Report tanmaus64- Mar 5, 2009 recovering them is a whole other ballgame.
What are these cables called so I can purchase one?