Detecting Sata II HDD

  tonynoarm 19:11 12 Mar 2007

Just purchased a new SATA II HDD from PC World. When trying to run FDISK the system tells me the HDD is not present - any ideas please?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:17 12 Mar 2007

Have you loaded sata drivers?

FDisk does not work with NFTS formatted drives if you have formtted the SATA drive in NTFS.

  tonynoarm 17:10 14 Mar 2007

Problem resolved - although I had connected the sata power lead into the HDD, I must have forgotten to connect it to a PSU connector !!

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