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#1 suntoi

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 11:17 PM

Hi there could some one please help, I have a brand new system ( with the specs in the signature below ) running Windows7 Home premium 64 bit, and the 4 hard drives installed as JBOD, my problem is only three are visible, four drives were visible once but now however one has vanished and only appears intermittently and does'nt show up anywhere in the computer system or when I use software such as Belarc Advisor . Any answers to my problem???
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Posted 21 January 2010 - 03:00 AM

Check the cables.
Make sure the data cables are plugged all the way in and tight.
Make sure the power plugs are all the way in and tight.
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Posted 22 January 2010 - 10:05 PM

Hi MrBruce, sorry but I have been busy, but now I have had time to check all the cables and plugs and bingo the drive is now showing, thanks for the post.




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