Missing HDD

  herman1rg 08:35 23 Mar 2004
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I have just installed a new HDD all cables connected correctly jumper set to slave. But it does not appear!! Any suggestions?

  Sethhaniel 08:38 23 Mar 2004

Hit DEL when starting PC

  temp003 08:41 23 Mar 2004

It doesn't appear where? In BIOS or Windows, or neither?

Check in BIOS that it is detected, and the correct disk size is reported.

What is the disk size - and does your BIOS support the disk size?

  billyliv 09:52 23 Mar 2004

Hi, A new drive has to be partitioned and formatted before it can be used. If you are using XP go into administative tools and then comuter management, from there go into disk management and do the biz. Cheers, Bill

  JerryJay 10:26 23 Mar 2004

If your cable has two connector, you should set your new HD as Cable select, not slave

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