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XP not recognising 2nd hard drive


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#1 helpmepc111

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Posted 16 April 2014 - 07:08 AM

I have two harddisks in one pc, now i am unable to detect the hard drive in windows xp. If i use two harddisks with Operating system linux then it detects, also it works on windows 7. Can you help me with this.

 

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Posted 17 April 2014 - 01:11 AM

Need more information. Sometimes XP won't "see" a HDD over 127GB (or 136GB, it's been awhile since I last dealt with this). Even though your other, more modern OS's weill see everything fine.

 

Has SP3 & all other updates been installed? And please, to better assist you, a little more info about your computer.

 

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