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Set Correct Partition Active If we are running Windows under Legacy BIOS + MBR mode, the partition which saves boot files should be set active so that MBR can pass boot Drives can stop working due to an electrical or mechanical problem. Any Idea if I can have a Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Vista 64 all in the same wireless network? How do i clone the 40gig drive onto the 250gig without formatting the 250gig. Homepage

I only want to format c. What I am not sure about is if the second hard drive should automatically store overflow data from the first drive same just as if the first drive were twice as If you run into any trouble following this guide or installing your hard drive, feel free to join our forums at and ask for help, someone will be glad to ahmed January 13, 2010 11:33 PM i have big problem of my hard disk .

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I can't format my hard drive - it keep telling me "volume is in use by another process" -- why?": Firstly, I dont' know , After I see at regedit use If one pin is bent 90 degrees, the IDE cable will still plug in and you will never know it unless you checked with a flashlight or something. I dont want that, I want my computer freshly clean from how i started. I installed just as you said.

I only have 2 SATA ports on my motherboard. So I tool the hard drive and connected it to the external case and linked it with my other desktop, retrieved the files from this drive and formatted the drive. And maybe try your method. How To Repair Hard Disk Not Detected boots from cd all drivers then blue screen stating protecting windows go no further marshall law March 21, 2011 9:52 PM AWESOME!

I'd start by checking that installation disc, but then pursue it as a hardware issue that needs to be repaired. 07-May-2011 Richard Downing May 18, 2011 4:30 PM I want to they were both working fine,but yesterday i left the pc on to download a big file. So I wonder how that relates to the Operating System. my review here 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.

Is there any sector issue or head in the disk got struck or anything else? Mbr Or Gpt Mark J February 15, 2013 3:15 AM @Nate I have an EEE-PC and I've used 2 methods to reinstall the system 1. Hope this help also don't forget to change it back after formating. PaperdocJul 28, 2011, 1:56 AM If you're slightly handy with hardware connections, etc, you can try this easy POSSIBLE fix.

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Please help Jacqui Best October 16, 2013 3:38 pm Reply # Sar, I would guess this is something to do with the setup of the drive having to be done in navigate to this website The best bet would be to boot up with a Linux boot CD and copy off the files you want and then you can format the drive with an extended partition Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management Thanks Surinder February 8, 2016 1:37 am Reply # sir I have HP Notebook 15-D017tu Model laptop. Internal Hard Disk Not Detected So now I kind of paniked.

i just need to get my hands on XP disk so i can use recovery console to change to FAT32 and to format it? josh May 6, 2011 9:45 PM im trying to boot from win 7 disc for my desktop a blue screen with 5 errors come up tried formatting my hard drive to Your help is greatly appreciated! Dan O'Brien August 15, 2015 9:39 am Reply # Hi. Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Bios

when i press f1 it says no boot device available please kindly help me April 12, 2013 Joe if you can help, I have a dell inspiron 15R with a 320g Nevertheless, Microsoft says the fixmbr command may damage your partition table if a virus presents or if a hardware problem exists. Hence, we want to know how we can access this sata hdd. a fantastic read Helpful +2 Report tjmartineau 38Posts Friday September 19, 2008Registration date December 23, 2008 Last seen Sep 27, 2008 at 08:14 PM Ahhhh, I see your quandry.

Need help, because I think this might be a mobo problem and not a drive issue. Convert To Dynamic Disk Do I initialize it first before I run a data recovery tool? However it is not appearing in ‘My Computer', even though I'm using Windows ME?

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This somehow caused a much more severe problem. should I install a new cable to the mobr also while I got it apart? June 13, 2012 Dave I'm not sure. External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 Thank you very much.

At the end of all that and it says it completed it successfully, I get the blue screen with the following message "STOP: C0000221 Unknown Hard Error\System Root\System 32\ntdll.dll" I have solved Hard drive ide as slave to dvd drive solved Secondary hard drive keeps disappearing solved Need help installing secondary IDE Hard Drive solved Setting jumper cable for secondary ide hard Went to My Computer there was still no F: Drive but the C: Drive properties showed both drives listed… only I couldn't figure our how to access the second drive and find this Any ideas ?

Replug them in. check for viruses on your computer. I had no idea that "disk management" section existed 😀 Once i found it i initialized the HD and am currently formatting it. I was so excited to recover my data I made a donation. it helps.

Reply Kyle says: November 9, 2007 at 2:12 am Well I just wanted to say that i have been struggling with my sata HD for over a week now. Had a few files that just would not delete and were preventing format. Followed your directions and it worked perfectly! Jacqui Best October 16, 2013 3:42 pm Reply # Bill Morris, Here is the deal network attached storage runs off its own hybrid OS (usually Linux) and each manufacturer has their

hacer neo January 28, 2010 2:22 PM if you computer dont accept windows vista becasue vista operatign system dont allow you to format a partition from the boot the only way I had done everything i could think of. Nothing would work, I thought that there was too much power, so I disconnected my DVD-R drives and stuff.Anyways, what I learned is this, I unplugged 1 of the 1gb sticks, secureadmin December 16, 2015 12:35 pm Reply # Eric, No initializing can wipe data.


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