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Finally fixed it for me, such a bloody hassle. Niketya says: 5 years ago Worked for me too. SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe10,01810K Loading... Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English Español Deutsch Français Italiano Português Nederlands Polski हिंदी Bahasa Indonesia Log In Subscribe

Amazing that you figured this out. The Pros and Cons of Building a Mini-ITX Gaming PC Smartphone Specs Don't Matter Anymore: It's a Software Game Now Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY thanks again Peter says: 5 years ago Thanks worked for me, had to restart then it worked. Blessings to you!

2nd Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10

I've tried several "fixes" from the forums like rebooting to even reinstalling Windows but it never pops up an option to open the drive. 6 answers Last reply Jan 19, 2016 Many thanks for a great tip! During the lens replacement, the connector for the ribbon cable on the motherboard broke (as a lot seem to do). solved Windows 10 Media Creation Tool created partition in my external hard drive, can't access files anymore solved can't boot into 2nd internal hard drive after changing drive letter solved hard

I really appreciate it, and I hope you had happy holidays! :) alessandropa says: 6 years ago Hey, guys! Thanks again, Ian legacyAccount, Jul 28, 2011 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Lenovo probably knows about this but has done nothing to provide a correct dirver for 750 GB drives or warn about them. Internal Hard Drive Not Showing Up The OS was Win 7 Starter and it was pre-service pack 1.

There is a NTFS utility and I was able to copy files to the C: drive. New Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management I start up my pc and then go into the BIOS. If it is and there is no data stored on it, I think that the issue is coming from the fact that you need to get the hard drive initialized and All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories GPU HIERARCHY CPU HIERARCHY Brands

Let me send you a book or two… for FREE! Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 7 Thank you sooooo much! You can do this by going to Start and typing in services.msc in the search box. Report champ- May 28, 2013 at 05:17 PM ahhhhhh yeaaah!

New Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management

Ask ! Microsoft should have this information on their support site. 2nd Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 Krobon says: 5 years ago THANK YOU! Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Windows 10 I searched a lot on the net but could not find an easy solution.

Get geeky trivia, fun facts, and much more. I had same problem, but in Windows Vista PC. I did the restart the system. I tried to access the drive directly by making it the first drive at boot up but all I get is a blue screen (which is why I have her hard External Hard Drive Not Showing In My Computer

a power down or a "cannot access hard drive" error. Unfortunately the story continues. cannot read it afterward. Windows Update was working OK until I passed the first anniversary of activating the new computer and software (coincidence?).

jmills1066 says: 6 years ago Add me to the list of problem solved by undating Intel's RTS. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Bios Can't access my 2 TB Hard Drive anymore (not typical) solved Can Not Access Second Hard Drive solved Window partition on second hard drive is not accessible access denied solved Seagate Here's a link from our KB that explains how to initialize the HDD: http://products.wdc.com/support/kb.ashx?id=5unUXTIn order to change the partition style, you'd need to manually select it from the Initialize Disk Wizard.

During the lens replacement, the connector for the ribbon cable on the motherboard broke (as a lot seem to do).

OMG, i kinda wanna give you an old fashion right now that is exactly what i needed, thanks. harveyc says: 6 years ago I recently replaced my HD and used Windows recovery to restore my system. I have formated it to NTFS and ran scandisk, looking for errors or bad sectors and there was no errors to find. How To Access Second Hard Drive Windows 10 Yes, all of the services are running.

Todd Ratson says: 5 years ago I too have run into this problem and tried some of the fixes listed in this discussion. Solved my problem as well. I then go into “My Computer” and I can see all the files on the 2nd drive but I am unable to access windows from that hard drive. Renzo says: 5 years ago Thak you very much for sharing this step by step guide.

Sheri says: 4 years ago Oh my goodness!!! Whenever I click on “check updates” it used to display a mesaage "Windows Service is not running…u may need to restart your computer". Cannot thank you enough.