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Seems some strange relationship between this motherboard and vista.... So now the data connects by SATA instead of IDE. If I put the old drive in an external drive case, can I clone from this location versus the internal cable?Thanks. i have all the hook ups but the mother bord is missing the small little blue cord plug.

Reply tommy ellis on September 5, 2007 at 6:26 am Your instructions must only apply to desktops. [email protected] plugged everything nice and snug. Reinstall Vista, everything works... Can I replace the 6g with the 40 safely.

How To Install A Second Hard Drive Windows 10

Reply Alejandro on August 3, 2008 at 8:19 pm I Have A Compaq Presario SR5130NX with a Western Digital Caviar SE (SATA) Hard Drive (Vista). But all I get is a flashing cursor. my photos take up all my space and this would help alot.

A+ on the info! with no joy! After a lot of different tests and tries, we, WD and I, decided that drive was not working properly, and they provided a new one. How To Install A Second Hard Drive Windows 7 To use the new drive as a second drive, the primary partition option should still be selected, otherwise, Windows will not format the drive.Thank you again.

Where and how are the cables connected? How To Set Up A Second Hard Drive For Storage Reply Kyle on 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. labratsland 7,947 views 19:26 How To Install a New Hard Drive - Duration: 3:55. click resources Just install XP as normal, making sure you put it on the correct drive and dont overwrite windows 7 install.

Thanks! How To Use Second Hard Drive For Storage Windows 10 The tip on setting the jumper properly is what got my drive up and running. This is where you will see all of your drives listed. Assuming I have an IDE now, can it simply be replaced by a SATA drive or is the motherboard specific to each?

How To Set Up A Second Hard Drive For Storage

LEFT click on a part of the black bar. You found this article on a website specialising in PC mechanics, aimed at it's own users, who are already computer literate. How To Install A Second Hard Drive Windows 10 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 How To Format Second Hard Drive Windows 10 The Intel ones (yellow) have the exact same outcome.

Reply Nick on August 22, 2009 at 4:15 am awesome. How do I fix this problem?? PLEASE?!? How would they know whether they have an IDE or SATA hard drive if they have never even heard of those abbreviations before? How To Use Two Hard Drives In One Computer

You with the current level of information that you have provided. What they need is to study "Computers for Dummies" first -then- read this article. I forgot about formatting it. and set to Auto.

Anyone any ideas? How To Use Second Hard Drive For Storage Windows 7 System runs windows xp.If I look at the drives in computer management, both drives show up as healthy, but one is labeled "system" and the other is labeled "page files" There My problem is that it thinks the "C" drive is the main drive & when I try to update my windows or drivers, it is not giving me the option to

Here is my problem, the drive rails that came with my case do not fit on the hard drive.

Even I could understand it………… Once again, many thanks. Perfect. The HD is powered on and I think it is properly connected. How To Enable Hard Drive Windows 10 Your page sent me through the steps I needed and "I'm OK now" Thanks guys, I'll be back!

Your Windows XP will overwrite the bootloader though, so having installed Windows XP, you'll then need to re-install the 7 bootloader by using EasyBCD tool from here: Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Now I want to remove this and install Ubuntu. thats exactly what was needed.

This i sprobably a bugger to use because vista hides too mant things away- took me a long long time to get here!! Wanted to install in new box. dai123, Mar 19, 2016, in forum: Windows Vista Replies: 27 Views: 1,077 flavallee Mar 20, 2016 Solved rebuilding of hard drive bkkpr, Oct 27, 2016, in forum: Windows Vista Replies: 5