I've saved this to my useful websites list for easy reference!Thanks, matey! Reply Janine on August 16, 2007 at 6:28 pm Many thanks for the VERY SIMPLE step by step instructions for initializing a STA harddrive. I did a virus scan of the HD before transferring the files. Thanking you, Yours truly, B.Ranganathan Reply Michael on March 6, 2009 at 5:08 pm Thanks. http://internetpasswordpro.com/hard-drive/second-hard-drive-not-showing-up-in-disk-management.html
Had me baffled for a while as I am only used to Ide Drives. Thanks for all the good advice, can I just go dump this in Bill's lap and tell HIM to fix it? 0 #12 Les1451 Posted 07 September 2005 - 12:27 AM The physical installation was easy - I just needed that last bit of help getting through the Windows XP disk management stage.As I write this, 500gb of new hard disk space Because of just that, they are NEWBIES. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/xp-does-not-recognize-slave-drive-262069/
on November 9, 2008 at 4:07 am You saved my ass man! It happen while I was surfing Digg, > off it went, and all I had was a black screen and a huge paper weight. my email address is: [emailprotected] thanks Reply dg on March 10, 2008 at 3:49 pm hi,i hav just purchased a seagate 250GB sata drive. Let's get started:Turn the computer off, unplug it, and take the case off.
Such a simple solution! Reply Jakey on October 2, 2007 at 11:08 am I have no experience whatsoever and didnt even know the difference bewteen the cables but you have saved me 50.00 possibly more Went to Disk Management and what to my eyes appears? Would you please kindly walk me thru?.
To others out there who are stumped by techy terminology, I suggest browsing a little bit more sites & things will fall into place. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 7 Seriously, thank you! Please advise me physical installation, formatting and set partitions to the drive. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1783543/windows-recognize-ide-hard-drive.html 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
i have windows xp so it is not showing up on my computer. Reply Dyan on December 22, 2007 at 11:20 am Joshcore, I purchased an external HDD caddy, and am trying to install and format an IDE 2.5″ hard drive (160GB, max partition Change any necessary jumpers (see "Setting Jumpers" above) so that both drives as well as a CD drive are recognized. Thanks for your time Reply Mitch on August 17, 2007 at 3:58 am Thanks alot, THE BEST step by step tutorial that I have found.
If you are using SATA, your motherboard likely comes with enough SATA ports. Can anybody provide a solution, pleeze Someone did say set to cable select, I tried that also & it did not work Helpful +20 Report misterree 2Posts Friday January 2, 2009Registration Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management And your little guide here solved my problem.I had no idea that "disk management" section existed 😀Once i found it i initialized the HD and am currently formatting it.Thank you very Acronis Disk Director Report NatureBased- Jun 11, 2010 at 02:38 PM Thank you!
Reply LD on August 11, 2007 at 5:11 pm Hi, I had two hard drives installed on my computer. useful reference please let me know. I think if I can get it to recognize the whole drive, it will recognize the OS that is on it. The intent was just a secondary drive for extra space.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. one of the 20 GB is Primary and the other two are slaves. Hope you can help, so far this has been a longwinded exploraton of my computer. my review here All clean of course.
But I can't format on the right-click. Can u please guide me/help me to install the new system. Hope you had a backup.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - computer management fixed my problem by risland5 / September 22, 2010 9:41 AM PDT In reply to: drives
It worked, thank you! How do I get my computer to recognize it. windows xp won't recognize hard drive Started by ex-bubblehead , Sep 05 2005 12:44 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply #1 ex-bubblehead Posted 05 Yes these are scsi drives, and they are plugged directly into the motherboard, not on PCI scsi controllers I've tried w2k setup with both of the drivers suggested above.
I was able to help out 2 friends in one night with this advice. At this stage it is not important to screw in your old drive; you can just rest it somewhere convenient, but don't leave it hanging in midair. It won't let me do anything. "I'm pulling out my hair here!" Please help. http://internetpasswordpro.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-shows-up-in-bios-but-not-disk-management.html Big thanks, mate! ;) Helpful +7 Report thedemon44 Dec 23, 2008 at 05:00 PM I searched everywhere and everything I saw regarding installing a second sata hd on xp, dealt with
A CCM membership gives you access to additional options. any ideas on why? Registration is free and the forums are specifically for tech issues such as yours.Thank you and I hope you get your issues resolved!Tyler ThompsonPCMechanic Editor-in-Chief[emailprotected] Reply steve scott on November 6, Would this be my hard drive.
Reply Ashly on June 24, 2009 at 2:24 pm My husband is trying to install his new hard drive into the laptop….. Also just out of curiosity, if you upgrade your hard drive beyond 120gb and say I had a 60gb prior I read somewhere that you would need to purchase a driver thank you Report Stew- Jun 8, 2010 at 03:09 AM Dankeschön, du bist meinen Lieblings Mann. Reply Alan Bush on November 26, 2008 at 11:12 pm At last!!
jumpers sata Hmmm i hear google works good… NOT to mention on box and back and paper instruction come with drive it clearly points out where and what the Jumpers are.