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Press the star on the left to thank them with a Kudo!If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"! Relationship between Coordinate Time and Proper Time Bequeathed condo left to three children. Thanks April 1, 2012 Dave The disk doesn't appear under My Computer as a D or E drive? December 23, 2012 Cristu Rares yea it's a custom build i solve the problem i use a jumper on the new 1tb hdd to make it slave and it works, i

Also could be that the type of DVD drive just will not work with the hardware on the mobo. IDE controllers don't usually work/not work with dvd drives when they do with CD, they will usually not work with both. m 0 l maxinexus April 24, 2012 4:30:18 PM If it is not the cable than you need new DVD drive m 0 l Related resources I get ntldr missing but October 31, 2012 James So dave, i have a problem, not in the BIOS though.

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Next day, same thing happened. If you have a hard drive running in your computer it is only a matter of time before it fails. HomeHardwareHard Drive Does Not Show Up In BIOS Hardware Hard Drive Does Not Show Up In BIOS If your hard drive does not show up in BIOS of the computer, it its fine...

There is also a jumper for Cable Select which recognizes the drives based on their location on the cable. Buy an external USB Dvd drive is the usual answer, as its a LOT cheaper than a new mobo.... March 22, 2012 Fred Hi Dave, I just installed a used Maxtor 6L040J2 40GB Slave drive in my old Dell Dimension 6550 Desktop running Windows XP SP-3… what an ordeal! Bios Doesn't Recognize Dvd Drive Where dio I find updated controllers - Intel website?

They can help you diagnose problems, copy files, and perform partitioning and formatting functions for those specific models. Sata Dvd Drive Not Detected In Bios I got it back and it had no operating system on it so I took it back and the put the operating system back on however the very next day it My first disk Hitachi is ok April 2, 2012 Jane hi dave i have 2 HD connected. Bios NOT showing the drive its EITHER the drive itself....OR the drives motherboard controller...there is NO cable by the way...

just show no bootable device found. Dvd Drive Not Detected During Boot Forum How to fix BOOTMRG is missing Forum SolvedPlease help me. is there anything i can do to make BIOS recognize the USB external CD drive? On my system, when in bios and on the "boot order" screen, there are selections for USB, USB-FDD, and USB-CD.

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So i can't see my hard in bios or in my computer, what should i do next? Drive Shows Up In BIOS But Not In Windows This is the more typical scenario. Dvd Drive Not Showing In Bios I have updated bios to most recent available from Intel (2009) but no DVD drive. Dvd Drive Not Detected In Bios Laptop I think that I should contact Lenovo service.

At least the drive is spinning up and getting power. m 0 l artnstef May 1, 2012 12:57:51 AM Traildriver said:You are sort of asking about the device manager AND the BIOS? Or maybe see if you can connect it to a different computer. A week ago I updated successfully Windows 7 Professional x86 to Windows 7 Ultimate x64 via Windows Anytime Upgrade (not using DVD). How To Check Dvd Drive In Bios

I can boot from my Pen-drive bt I can't boot from my DVD-Writer.. So i thought, lets install the drives that come in the cd with the MOBO right ? Bios showing the drive... It should still show up under the BIOS, though.

Only one shows up. Dvd Drive Has Power But Not Detected I didn t find an option related to what you mentioned. Went to My Computer there was still no F: Drive but the C: Drive properties showed both drives listed… only I couldn't figure our how to access the second drive and

The thing is when I go into my setup there is no option to fix that.

Turned off computer, pulled the SATA cable and plugged it back in. I also have an external old DVD writer drive that is also quirky.The drive's USB cable has two inputs where on is only used for power. I rebooted in Setup to verify that the Secondary Hard Drive was set to Auto… it was! Dvd Not Showing In Boot Menu post edited by bcavnaugh - 2013/10/26 12:26:33 My HFM #3 jdub New Member Total Posts : 36 Reward points : 0 Joined: 2013/10/24 18:50:46 Status: offline Ribbons : 0 Re: External

April 2, 2012 Jo Hi I have toshiba satellite pc p755 . Once cloned however Bois no longer recognises it but windows does (defraggler, Acronis, disk management and can even directly access content in it). I put my laptop hard drive Seagate ST950042 0AS 500 gb (it stopped working) into external enclouser and plug into my other laptop throughr USB. So I tool the hard drive and connected it to the external case and linked it with my other desktop, retrieved the files from this drive and formatted the drive.

And as i said, windows detects it easily , but not Bios ! I also took the RAM out and cleaned it and slotted it back to its original position. I have a cdrom rw as well as a dvd r/rw drive. The first one was using SATA, and it went through the BIOS and PC.

i tried other cables, exchanging ports i... But I don’t know what to do to make it be recognized. But get this, Windows sees the drive just fine...so I chalk this one up to incompatible hardware and move on. The good news is, the drive is spinning up and not making any odd clicks or grinding sounds.

There are other techs that have SSD hard drive experience that will be able to help you troubleshoot this issue. If this is a new hard drive, join our forums and ask your question there. The Bios is the important part here... Popular Hard Drive Utilities Try hard drive utilities such as Seatools for Seagate drives and Western Digital Data Lifeguard for WD drives.

Then i "play" a litle starting up from Hirens boot cd from cd drive and i go to Gparted software, then i exit and restart my computer, and voilá Bios can So I decided to open my computer up and give it a clean. Haven't received registration validation E-mail? Get the answer SUDEEP SARKER gokuNov 2, 2014, 8:43 PM Valkyrieneos said: does the usb have a downloadable driver?

it sees the other 500gb fat format and the other recognisable is the 500gb ntfs. October 26, 2009 Alex Hi, I think I have a bit of a problem… I have an old Dell Dimension XPS with 2 hard drives. It would appear there only if it was connected directly to the motherboard, same as your hard drive. Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  SHOP SUPPORT COMMUNITY Register | Sign In | Help English Español Deutsch Русский Portuguese Forums Knowledge Base Blogs