help me.. Right-Click on the My Computer icon either on your desktop or in the Start Menu and select Manage. Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Backup and Restore » User Name Remember Me? Helpful +3 Report jariknet May 22, 2010 at 05:22 PM I think I've solve this problem in the morning =D try these step hopefully it'll work : 1). weblink
Sign Up Now! However, as far as I know you can't reimage an entire drive using a system image from there. I should have looked myself, but I was too lazy. Macrium works fine on my other systems, but I thought the Win 7 would have that capability. http://www.sevenforums.com/backup-restore/235413-win7-backup-cant-see-secondary-internal-hd.html
Report Same problem- Nov 11, 2008 at 01:39 AM Alright, this sparked my curiosity and I did some digging.... I too, have the same issue with my Compaq Presario - Vista Home Premium Edition & just installed a SATA 1TB Seagate. In all the flavors of windows, I've never seen this >>>>> before.
I bought a new 160 GB SATA HDD. You'll be able to ask questions and get support for Windows 7 or chat with the community and help others. Last edited: Sep 11, 2011 Free Radical, Sep 11, 2011 #14 Rev Joined: Jul 21, 2012 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 You must FORMAT the second hard drive. Computer Doesn't Recognize External Hard Drive It has than one >>>> partition.
I passed weeks trying to figure out why my Windows 10 wasn't recognizing my second hard drive after doing some partition changes, and seeing your post I automatically realized what I Second Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management the issue is with new one its not showing the second partition of my external HDD, all other 4 partitions are working ok. I had already started the proceedure(s) that you suggested. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2356249/windows-backup-hard-drive.html I've got a good backup and PC as far as I can tell, but I can't actually restore the system image unless Windows 7 can access the external hard drive while
Report Patrick- Jul 4, 2010 at 09:36 PM Thanks so much. Hard Drive Doesn't Show Up In Disk Management I wasn't planning on buying another hard drive right away, but I see that you can get 4TB ones now. Maybe your hard disk is properly connected and works well, but if it doesn't have a letter by its name, you won't be able to access it from This PC. JClark Guest Hello group, I just put together a new win7/64 system.
A search > on "Backup" gets 30 hits. The drive is not detected, therefore you can do nothing with it! Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 10 Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. Second Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 7 Macrium works fine on my other >>>> systems, but I thought the Win 7 would have that capability.
And some of the users who are using the second hard drive have reported that their computer isn't able to detect the second one, after Windows 10 upgrade. have a peek at these guys Report kpopli- Jul 6, 2010 at 10:46 PM Thanks. I appreciate your reply, Dave. >>>> >>>> I only have one internal drive, also SATA. The 80 gig drive IS recognized in the bios. Windows 10 Doesn't See Hard Drive
Join Forum | Login | Today's Posts | Tutorials | Windows 10 Forum | Windows 8 Forum Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. This same irritating problem others mention -- going to Disk Management it showed up, but Windows Explorer (now, apparently, "File Explorer") … nothing. Bloch (Stumbling Bloch) Gene E. http://aaaconverter.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-showing-as-removable-disk-windows-7.html Report Sujit- Apr 11, 2010 at 03:05 AM Thanks boss, I was about to return the HDD as I thought it has some problems, but followed ur instruction, and I succeeded.
and I havent goten to this yet I guess ...ty Report aikigil- Mar 20, 2010 at 03:29 PM Great tip!!! How To Detect New Hard Drive Windows 10 Report Ken- May 6, 2010 at 04:30 PM Thanks people like you keep this world grate.... Windows 7 is installed in the active primary partition >> (c: drive), and I can use the MS backup program to make a backup >> image to any other partition (d:
A search on "Backup" gets 30 hits. easy to follow directions.. Report Moosemunch- Apr 20, 2011 at 12:29 PM Thanks for the quick fix and easy instructions. Computer Doesn't Recognize Hard Drive In Bios Bloch Mar 16, 2011 Setup was unable to create a new system partition or locate an existing system partit cooldude1234, Dec 28, 2011, in forum: Installation, Setup and Updates Replies: 5
View all 72 comments Report naturalspeed- Nov 7, 2008 at 08:41 AM Excellent precise Advice, Helped me a lot Thanks! Any help greatelt appreciated!! But then it again switches to the DVD backup screen. this content Before I found this solution, Disk Management said the whole drive was "unallocated".
Report yupoboy- Dec 13, 2009 at 09:16 PM Also want to say thanx. Log In Windows 7 recovery can't see the external hard drive my backup is on WD External Drives External Drives for PC lennier1 2013-11-03 06:53:17 UTC #1 I have a PC xpcman saved my computer! Thanks.
It recognized the original drive, but of course did not have all the setup for programs on it. thanks Report Artchiej- Feb 13, 2009 at 06:39 PM Thanks, couldn't find help anywhere else. And it should be described as Unallocated. It did show up in the BIOS.
A lot of users (like me) are > going to have a drive or partition dedicated to backups. you saved me a lot of grief. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Dave Nesbitt So you're telling us that the solution to Windows 10 not detecting the drive is to change the drive letter for the drive that is not detected?
Report Computer guy- Oct 7, 2012 at 02:37 AM Thank you so much! But, instead of right-clicking on the square on the left that describes the drive, I right-clicked on the wide text box to the right of it. Once there, click Disk Management in the left pane, under Storage. I made a system repair disk on a CD, then I tried to create a system image to my second hard drive (totally separate drive, not RAID).
But it's only 5/10 for Microsoft, as > they should have put that disk size limitation up front in the Control > Panel Backup/Restore info. > > -- > > Jeff The new one should have a black rather than a blue bar on the top. My primary SSD drive was formatted by Windows 10 installation. mine hard disk is 250GB...
Immediately after reinstalling Windows, it didn't recognize the external WD drive, but I told Windows to search those copied files for a driver, and then it recognized the drive. Hi Dave.