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Windows XP _install_ Doesn't See My SATA-harddrives ?!?

My PC is running on 2000XP with FAT32. 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 Reply to this» RTBones says: April 24, 2015 at 4:20 am True story: in 2007, Ford with Microsoft to write its Sync software - Ford's entertainment and communication system. All I want to do is get the info off the drive and toss it. Source

emails appreciated Reply CHaz from Moscow on November 1, 2007 at 7:54 pm I have been trying to install a drive and my computer says CHange from stand alone to master. Reply Joshcore on July 31, 2007 at 3:07 am ^ well if it's not too hard for you to understand, why did you bother posting anything in the first place? It's one of many ISP's over there that has a "combo" package, i.e. I should be good, but here is my dilemma. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/312189-31-find-sata-hard-drive

Not that I know lots about their search engine. You will see both a ribbon cable and a small power plug. Thanks alot. Wanted to install in new box.

Finding the manager and getting it to format so I could see it on my computer was the missing step. Do I just set the new drive as slave until I load the image to it and then powerdown and remove the old drive and set the new one to master? If you don't want to reinstall Windows, you can clone the contents of your old hard drive to your new one using the setup utilities that hard drive manufacturers provide, or Reply to this» shiroax says: April 24, 2015 at 5:49 am Had to go back up and check, yes, he's eyecandyish.

the one you just bought at best buy.. however, when i installed the HDD, the system didn't work? NIce to see some floridians.Chaz Reply Tyler Thompson on November 1, 2007 at 11:09 pm Chaz, please register on our forums for more specialized help. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/solved-windows-xp-not-recognizing-sata-hard-drive-510964.html It's not usually an issue but I've seen it happen.

Do you still need to have a jumper on the hard drive or does the microboard in the adapter handle that like the new SATA drives do?I ask because here's the and i cant figure out how to get past this and what is wrong? i guess he could terms for you guys like FLIP ON AND OFF SWITCHES ON BACK OF METAL HUMMING BOX…. Reply to this» General Karthos says: April 24, 2015 at 2:01 am I despise this.

Also, Comcast's modems show the uptime, so that's another way we can tell if the customer rebooted the modem or not. my review here That way there is no driver issue to worry about. The disk is not seen anywhere in Windows, including Disk Management. The way my friend who knows computers told me, I understood it was a hardware thing and I'd have to replace things. @Daemian: That's the second thing I tried, after resetting

UltraJakeMay 30, 2011, 1:44 PM Even in the BIOS absolutely nothing is detected. this contact form View Answer Related Questions Hardware : Sata 2 Hdd On A Sata 1 On a motherboard with Sata 1, is it possible to connect Sata Hdd in 2? ... So I asked could you save my lost data and I will spend more money with you and he said no? B: Apple has made some decisions in recent years with the Mac lines that make it even less likely that someone like Shamus would want to jump in bed with them.

  1. mean. "Windows".
  2. Assuming I have an IDE now, can it simply be replaced by a SATA drive or is the motherboard specific to each?
  3. Reply to this» sofawall says: April 24, 2015 at 12:19 pm Diagnostics often do take creative input, and some people absolutely do diagnose issues faster than others.
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  6. It still has 2.79 GB of space used.

thanks!! Ask ! One problem though - after setting up the new drive and using Norton Ghost 10.0 to clone the old drive, I can't boot from the new drive. have a peek here I will try that right now and let you know.

I am at a dead end and need help. Although one would expect that people attempting this would be somewhat computer savy, these instructions are meant more for the individual who can explain why Captain Picard is better than Captain How does the drive get power?

Reply Johnny on December 6, 2008 at 5:19 pm Not sure what all the fuss was about in some of your earlier posts, but you made this post easy to understand.

Reply to this» Timelady says: April 24, 2015 at 9:03 am You laugh, but last time I replaced my video card, I spent two days fiddling with drivers and updating BIOS One quick question: This won't erase anything from my other drives, correct?!? Helpful +1 Report Anna Aug 9, 2010 at 07:20 AM Thanks so much guys! Reply Paul on February 22, 2008 at 11:50 pm i have a SATA hard drive and their is a driver issue and ITS PISSIN ME OFF (sorry had to say that)

That way madness lies. Reply mark on October 15, 2008 at 7:00 am Hi Did you sort out this issue as I have the same issue? PLEASE?!? Check This Out So, I built my own Windows machine instead.

Every time you called IT the first question was, "Have you tried rebooting"? "No ? Join our site today to ask your question. The IDE channels are also labeled as Primary (or IDE1) and Secondary (or IDE2). Then they tell me my modem is outdated and to go swap it out at the store (at least it's nearby!).

View Answer Related Questions Cpu Motherboard : Replacement Motherboard That Supports Sata Ii And My Other... Reply E.Thornton on July 31, 2007 at 9:20 am Hi David Risley at pcmech Have tried 3 times before to add an IDE hard drive, without success. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Computer problem? Thanks for the info.

MUAHH!! Heck, I've even had to go to Wikipedia to understand what SATA is!Great website! Reply to this» Rosseloh says: April 24, 2015 at 7:01 pm This is also true.