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Upgrade Upgrade to Bigger and Better. exact same problem. It Didn't work. Helpful +7 Report thedemon44 Dec 23, 2008 05:00PM I searched everywhere and everything I saw regarding installing a second sata hd on xp, dealt with installing raid. check over here

No effect. Report jeevan- Jun 14, 2010 12:23PM thanks a lot...! Thank You. Attach the interface and power cables to the drive. 3. http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/bios-does-not-detect-sata-hdd/200182.html

Bios Can't Detect Sata Hard Drive

any Idea December 3, 2007 Jare At last i found a guide. BUY NOW FREE TRIAL EverySync Easy file syncing and backup solution for resource sharing. But I connected the SATA to another computer whihc is having SATA as primary, it is detecting there. thank u so much!

  1. When your computer restarts, it should recognize your new drive.
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Or for that matter, you can buy a new floppy drive and floppy data cable cheaply, probably for under $20. A version of Windows with FAT32 or NTFS file system. After this I thought the problem was most likely the BIOS. Bios Doesn't Detect Hard Drive Laptop its a realtek rtl8187 wireless.

it probably did something to the drive to make it not bootable/recognizable considering the fact that another drive booted up just fine in your computer. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management I am trying to install Windows XP in my HP Pavillion dv2660. Where can I download the correct SATA drivers? http://ccm.net/forum/affich-32218-2nd-sata-hard-drive-not-shown-on-my-computer Anyone can get the Deleted file list...

Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 50,927 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:01:51 PM Posted 24 Bios Not Detecting Sata Hard Drive Thank you. Report Loopa› Scarytutor - Feb 20, 2009 08:06AM I bought a western digital internal HD 1TB, I put it in my computer, and it would show up in Computer managment >storage Now it's formatting like a charm and I can see it in explorer.

Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management

thanks a lot to the person who posted this! 1 2 3 Next Ask a question Members get more answers than anonymous users. http://www.tomsguide.com/answers/id-2405858/bios-hard-drive.html January 2, 2008 Siwi Hey there, first of thanks for the guide u are providing. Bios Can't Detect Sata Hard Drive Thanks for the help. :) Report marsty5- Jan 2, 2009 06:47AM I have the same problem. 2nd Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 I connected all the power, SATA cables correctly and when I boot my comp, it shows on the display that my WD 160GB is the primary and Seagate 80GB is the

thanks again. check my blog I am able to take out the hitachi disk on an another computer and it works fine. To learn more and to read the lawsuit, click here. Related: Hard Drives Lincoln Spector Contributing Editor Freelance journalist (and sometimes humorist) Lincoln Spector has been writing about tech longer than he would care to admit. Hard Disk Not Detected In Bios How To Recover Data

Report jose- Jun 20, 2010 06:07PM thanks Report someguy- Jun 23, 2010 06:01PM I found "Storage" in 7... Turn off the power to the host system during installation. I've been looking all day and then i just confused.. http://haywirerobotics.com/hard-drive/can-39-t-rename-external-hard-drive.html One more note: If you plan to use the old drive for backup purposes, putting it inside the computer is a really bad idea.

THANKS February 9, 2008 absconder i love you. Hard Disk Not Detected In Bios Laptop Find it and select the root of the installation, and then click OK togo to the nextdialog. The problem that I had was the corrupt disk ( after adding the drivers and burning it thru a shareware burning software).

I appreciate it.

Again, good luck KB February 21, 2008 Gateway-123 Has anybody installed Win2008 server on a vista machine ( that has a SATA)? March 8, 2008 Eduard Thanx On my hp pavilion dv 9500 works!!! I downloaded and ran the executable, which extracted a file called f6flpy32.exe into a temporary directory. Mbr Or Gpt If not that, then I would suspect some other BIOS setting is at work.

another computer I hope this helps - Good Luck Report licenseless- Feb 12, 2009 10:28PM perfect tip man... This was done approximately two years ago and, until now, there have been no further problems. a new hard drive has no data on it - a hard drive that has had it's operating system deleted will not be bootable- if it does have an operating system http://haywirerobotics.com/hard-drive/external-hard-drive-not-detected.html Anyone know the solution coz I'm about to buy a new hard drive n start over Reply to Kuchyllo m 0 l Francis Thottungal August 2, 2015 8:57:11 PM Sudokuu said:A

Please let me know how to solve this November 17, 2007 Blago Simeonov Thank you very, very, very much!!!! Really Appreciate This!!! Microsoft would shit their pants over this. Please email the drivers….been at it for hours now… Thanx in advance!

The SATA cable connectors did not have the latches and apparently were not making a good connection, most likely to the motherboard header. Report freaky_devil- Jan 25, 2009 07:22AM I had a 500 GB WD hard drive, my previous external box was malfunstioned, I put it in a new one. you saved me a lot of grief. Read the original forum discussion.

Disable native SATA support in BIOS before proceeding with the XP install. Just a thought? See How to make good use of an old hard drive for details. i downloaded Data LifeGuard from the western digital website but I have vista so it didnt work very well, but I followed these tips and everything worked thanks so much Right

Reply to jaguarman m 0 l Sudokuu December 5, 2014 10:20:54 PM In the boot order I have sata set as the first option. Much appreciated. Since we'll just be loading a single driver, you can choose that option, but you might want to first read the section below about finding drivers for XP. The hard drive is a 320 gigabyte Hitachi.