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Booting from the old drive allows recognition of the new drive no problem, just can't boot from the new one. What I recommend you is to delete all the partitions of the secondary drive and creating a whole new volume, to ensure that it is being used a a new clean Thank you very much. What to do? his comment is here

I can't be the only one who's had this problem, and it seems weird that it was so hard to find the answer (which, again, I'd already known from a prior I did not install the belwo mentioned system… I have three HD's installed currently two 20GB and a 10 GB. If you are using SATA, your motherboard likely comes with enough SATA ports. can some one please help me. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-32218-2nd-sata-hard-drive-not-shown-on-my-computer

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This tutorial almost seemed to work and you finished it off. there is power gettingto the drive and the conections are secure. Use NT disk administrator."Now what??

Even for a non-too compuer literate such as myself! To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. the issue is with new one its not showing the second partition of my external HDD, all other 4 partitions are working ok. Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up If, however, you are installing a second IDE drive, it is possible that you will need to alter the jumper configuration of your primary hard drive.

Wow again thank you Reply Eric says: October 13, 2009 at 11:16 pm Great instructions. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Report chetnik- Mar 28, 2009 at 04:34 PM Thank you very much Report Chuck- Apr 1, 2009 at 09:07 PM Add me as a "thank you" sender. To make sure all drivers are compatible, do the following: Go to Search, type device manager and press Enter Expand Disk drives, find the second disk drive, right-click on it and http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/288436-32-adding-internal-hard-drive Computer running slow after installing new graphics card solved I have a hard drive seperated in 2 partitions, but now after installation my pc won't show second hard drive More resources

There, you can see your installed disks and their partitions. Installing Second Sata Hard Drive Without Raid Reply Graeme says: February 2, 2009 at 1:58 pm Thanks for taking the time to write this guide, it was just the manage part i forgot about 🙂 Reply Ginny says: SATA port disabled in the BIOS 4. Problem arises when the system is running the operating system boots.

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Most cables are keyed to the connector so they only go in one way; if the cable isn't going in, try flipping it over. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2112135/adding-2nd-hard-drive-fit.html I really appeciate it 😀 Reply malcolm says: November 9, 2007 at 6:08 am Hi I've got a system with a 40gig drive which i want to ghost to a 250gig Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 10 Report wcasado- Apr 4, 2009 at 08:21 AM Thanks Thank you XPCMAN your post is fantastic. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 7 It's not that hard.

Why is it not showing up on my computer to be used? this content Report Bassboy- Apr 15, 2010 at 08:36 AM Thanks xpcman...same problem I have. Thank you and I hope you get your issues resolved! example large four prong plug in the computer vs. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Bios

Good Luck ! -Steve Zap Reply With Quote June 28th, 1999,07:12 AM #6 Giles Guest Some of the old drives cannot be recognized by the BIOS on bootup because they are I have them reconnected this same way. Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. http://webadapt.org/hard-drive/resolved-cd-rom-vs-hard-drive.php It just looked like it did or could before you bought it.

it turned out to be the ram).anyways, I recently re-installed the second hard drive (the one I originally ran in the computer) for storing media (there are no programs or system Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Make sure you see the computer recognize the drive on post, if not, enter bios and make sure the ide configuration page is set correctly for whatever ide channel you installed if it hadnt been for your post, i'd be screwed.

Using cable select worked out great.

Anyway, will it really not hurt it to lay in the bottom?If anyone knows of a cage adapter...or some such animal, please let me know. Do I have a problem or is this normal if it's not normal what can I do about it ? I already know about master and slave. Mbr Or Gpt For Second Hdd So you would put your disc drives on IDE2 and your hard drives on IDE1.

If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. {RESOLVED}Problems adding 2nd hard drive Discussion in 'Hardware' started by MikeMike, Jan 12, If all else fails I've been know just to put drives at the bottom of a case where the won't move around too much. How do i remove this data? check over here Do I need to change this,to another value?