Reply mark says: October 15, 2008 at 7:00 am Hi Did you sort out this issue as I have the same issue? Reply Nunyabiz says: November 14, 2008 at 9:30 am If this guide was honestly too much for you or anyone with more than a room temp IQ to understand then you If you are replacing your primary hard drive, make sure you back up any data you want to save before you start. After setting Config in BIOS from ACHI to Compatibility mode, I was able to use my Win7 boot recovery disk to get to a cmd prompt and format the new drive, have a peek at this web-site
Well it sounded so simple but no matter what I do I cannot get the computer to recognize my old drive connected to the slave connecter on the cable. i want to format it… thanx Reply Tim says: January 1, 2009 at 2:16 pm All the Bickering that I read in the begging of this is absolutly POINTLESS!!!! Or is there another way around this? Is there a way that i can create an image of the 40gig and still have my 250 gig unammended?
You only need to worry about jumpers if you are using an IDE hard drive. I just bought a ATA 320GBHD. Then right click on the drive again and select "create partition" from the menu.
What they need is to study "Computers for Dummies" first -then- read this article. My computer - "C" drive properties still shows the 90GB I am running XP. - Sytem came right up and looks OK How do I get "My Computer" to recognize the Learn More LinkedIn Twitter HGST Blog YouTube Instagram Facebook Google + ProductsHard Drives Solid-State Drives Platforms Systems Affiliate BrandsTouro External Storage Touro Cloud backup SolutionsBy Use CaseBackup, Recovery & Archive Private Hgst External Hard Drive If you are confident in yourself and would like to save the money a computer guy would charge to do it, go ahead and do it yourself.
Click "Erase" at the bottom of the screen. Hgst Hard Drive Warranty At this stage it is not important to screw in your old drive; you can just rest it somewhere convenient, but don't leave it hanging in midair. Click "Erase" at the top of the screen. 8. NOTE: Deleting the partition will cause all data on the drive to be lost.
Expand the "Disk Drive" category in "Device Manager" right click on the drive and select "Uninstall." 11. Hitachi External Hard Drive Drivers Software Installation/Cloning Now that your new drive is installed, we can move on and get it set up with Windows. The formatting will start and will be busy until complete. I installed a new internal Hitachi Thread Tools Search this Thread 12-26-2009, 12:47 PM #1 Ramchinchali Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2009 Posts: 2 OS: vista The original
This article tells you everything you need to do. http://www.brighthub.com/computing/hardware/articles/22069.aspx i need help plzz Reply Pancho says: December 28, 2009 at 6:37 pm Hello, I am trying to add another internal SATA 250G harddrive to my system,I have 4 plugs on Hitachi Hard Drive Tools In the window that comes up, click Disk Management in the left pane. Hgst Hitachi Therefore, the people who don't know DO need a guide, but this guide is USELESS to them because THEY WON'T UNDERSTAND IT.
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Reply Cliff says: December 11, 2008 at 3:23 pm Dave, Thank you for taking the time and making the effort to publish these instructions. What else can I do. You will see both a ribbon cable and a small power plug. Source Click "Erase" at the top of the screen. 8.
Especially from WinXP 32bit to Vista 64bit. Hitachi Hard Drive Firmware New box HD is SATA. slide 3 of 6 Formatting Your Drive Once your new hard drive is initialized, you will still have to format the drive before you can use it.
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Your step by step made the Job so much better!! Reply JP says: August 10, 2007 at 5:06 pm I'm trying to add a second SATA hard drive to my Dell. They were both installed with cable select with an 80 conductor ribbon cable. have a peek here Cheers Ernie Reply Joshcore says: July 31, 2007 at 11:04 pm Well done, Ernie 🙂 Reply William says: August 3, 2007 at 6:08 pm Hi Joshcore thanks for the advice, I
Select Start Touro Now and click OK. 3. You don't want to clone your new drive with nothing on it to your old drive with all your data! Reply Janna says: August 27, 2007 at 3:26 pm I have a problem! By the sixth you are talking about ‘SATA ports' and ‘SATA drives.
Thanks for the instructions! Open Applications 4. How do I remove a virus from my external hard drive? You constantly get a message that space on drive c is dangerously low, which it is.
The drive is not read-only and is functioning properly. i have windows xp so it is not showing up on my computer. If you are replacing your old hard drive, remove the cables from the old drive. Need to make sure the jumpers on the drive are set to ‘slave'.
Clear and accurate, thanks heaps!