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Report tiopiu- Dec 23, 2008 at 05:11 PM it is showing as healthy but not showing up??? If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. That way, Primary boot will be your sata drive your old hard drive will take your dvdrom's drive letter (D) Ask a question Member requests are more likely to be responded Help needed by Peter42y2 / October 31, 2007 10:08 PM PDT In reply to: drives recognized !!!!!!!!!! Check This Out
then insert your windows disk and reformat the partition in the same format as your first (Fat32/NTFS). The fix is to go to Control Panel; System; Hardware; Device Manager; IDE ATAPI controllers; Primary channel, properties; Advanced Settings; and make sure the Device 1 device type is set to Another problem when using SATA drives along with IDE drives for some unknown reason they do give partition conflicts. DELETE WIN386.SWP then simply remove the boot floppy or CD and re-start your computer. http://ccm.net/faq/14809-second-sata-hard-drive-not-recognized-by-windows-xp
Windows 10 Not Detecting Second Hard Drive
by rogerc2000 / September 2, 2007 5:18 AM PDT In reply to: Unformated slave drive I was able to get the drive recognized. Is there any good chance that this is a virus? Terran82 Newbie Posts: 8 3+ Months Ago I went into Device Manager and uninstalled the problematic Harddrive. BIOS listed the new and old disks (both disks are SATA).
I think I explained it better earlier in the post. Terran82 Newbie Posts: 8 3+ Months Ago Well my computer crashed and when I loaded it back up the removable harddrives stopped showing up in My Computer and Disk Management. The Science of Tearing Paper-bag Handles In which episodes did the Enterprise boldly go where no-one had gone before? How To Detect New Hard Drive Windows 10 Does each Disk, 0 & 1, have an Active partition?
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 original drive with the older XP version refused to recognize the second physical drive! Helpful +2 Report Sabrina Sep 27, 2008 at 07:24 PM Okay then what do I do with the CD Rom??? to recognize the 80 gig drive.
Ironically the second drive was installed as a backup drive for data storage in case of a problem with the computer, and that is the one that is having problems. Not Recognizing External Hard Drive Stay logged in Sign up now! This may or may not be applicable in this case but it was an issue during the period. I am portuguese.I was using windows 98.
Second Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management
the model is 03/07/2005-SiS-661FX-6A7I4M4HC-00 but it's not listed anywhere on the SiS website 09-01-2010, 05:28 PM #5 Rabnix Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2010 Location: Palm Springs, CA see it here Maybe you might not panick, but I've never installed a hard drive so I wouldn't know how to reset cables. Windows 10 Not Detecting Second Hard Drive My BIOS locates the SATA drive just fine, and if I try to run it as the primary, it's fine, but as a slave, the PC won't locate it. Second Hard Drive Not Detected In Bios Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top raphoenix Posts: 14920 This post has been reported.
The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. his comment is here Check the Checklist and Click Ok , , , =D - [email protected]! - Report zzzzzzz- Oct 12, 2012 at 11:43 PM Thanks for the tip, this worked great! The list starts with Disk 1 (the primary drive), then goes on to include Disk 2-5 (all removable disk drives that have nothing currently in them) followed by CD-Rom 0 and If one of the disks shows only unallocated space, then obviously it is not. Second Hard Disk Not Detected Windows 7
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- Did anyone get this problem resolved?
- I've tried the uninstall/reinstall driver routine, checked BIOS, killed my primary IDE DVD drive.
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JFlattum, Nov 15, 2006 #8 JohnWill Retired Moderator Joined: Oct 19, 2002 Messages: 106,414 You achieve unity by simply ignoring the posts you don't feel are addressing your issue. The "Healthy (Active)" refers to a partition, not the hard drive. JohnWill, Nov 15, 2006 #9 JFlattum Thread Starter Joined: Nov 3, 2004 Messages: 59 Thanx John, for the guidance. this contact form I'm guessing the second drive was probably formated on a machine with an (old Bios) to keep the explanation simple.
Btw, the primary drive is IDE, but I don't see how that should cause such an issue. Internal Hard Disk Not Detected In Bios This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. The data on "Disk 1", which is a backup drive, is less than 1 GB, is what we are hoping to recover.
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Haddo, The machine sounds to be fairly old especially having a (8) Gig HD. I think you have 2 'partitions' and not 2 'drives', usually people use the term drive 2 mean a partition. Any suggestions? How To Get Windows To Recognize Ssd Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads
Thanx for being there. Therefore I DO NOT WANT TO FORMAT the drive unless this means something other than deleting all the files currently on the disk. Do you have a Dos floppy boot disk or can you make one ?? http://winnthosting.com/hard-drive/format-hard-drive-windows-xp-without-cd.html After the installation, I went to “My Computer” and the second hard drive with some important data is missing.
Scared of money being "locked away" in retirement accounts How to prevent myself from buying things I don't want Hot swapping people in a scrum team Does the US government advocate Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Did I miss loading a driver?> >> > Thanks,> > Mark>>> AnonymousMay 30, 2004, 6:16 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.hardware (More info?)WOW Cari, i been bashing my brains out tring to Helpful +3 Report jariknet May 22, 2010 at 05:22 PM I think I've solve this problem in the morning =D try these step hopefully it'll work : 1).
If you have a bare drive then: Type diskmgmt.msc in your run command You should see the drive in the graphical display on the right of the screen Right-click the drive Spent time in South Pole 3+ Months Ago if you love your data on that troubled hard drive, recover and back it up first before doin the experimentation of format and