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Hardrive Trouble


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#1 silverhandorder

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Posted 06 January 2008 - 10:16 PM

I put in a 500gig hard drive. It is being recognized by the computer but is not showing up in My Computer. It is also not accessible through anything but the device manager. What do I have to do to fix it?

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Posted 06 January 2008 - 10:20 PM

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Internal or external?
IDE or SATA?

What make and model drive
Really need more info
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Posted 06 January 2008 - 11:28 PM

Did you format it?

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Posted 07 January 2008 - 11:08 AM

Go through Disk Management...does it reflect it?

Agree with DC, sounds like it's not formatted. My Computer cannot see unformatted drives, which explains in part why Disk Management exists.

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