Second hard drive problem

  Blubottle 09:54 08 Jan 2005
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I have just replaced my primary slave HDD with a bigger one Seagate Barracuda 80 Gb. The problem is my system has detected it, divice manager shows it installed but in my computer there is no icon shown so I cant click on it to perform formatting ect, I have set it up as a slave , O/S 2000 pro. can anyone advise on this
regards
Brian

  User-312386 10:02 08 Jan 2005

I dont know to much about 2000

But if you right click "My Computer" do you see manage? If you do select it and then a box opens.

Now click on disc management and then the disc you want to format. Right click on it and select format.

  jack 10:03 08 Jan 2005

Check BIOS and ensure it is set to 'Auto' and I think LBA

  AndySD 10:04 08 Jan 2005

Right click on My Computer then choose Manage then Disk Manager. If its showing there Right click on it and partition andd format it.

  bazb 10:44 08 Jan 2005

If you download click here from here, that should do it for you.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:06 08 Jan 2005

Fit 2nd HDD
click here
click here

You will need to fdisk / format it before it will be seen in MY computer.

Use this Seatools click here to prepare the drive

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