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Windows 7: 2nd Hard drive not appearing...

15 Jan 2009   #1
WilliamD

Windows Seven
 
 
2nd Hard drive not appearing...

It worked fine on Windows Vista. I just formated the first and installed Windows Seven on it. Now when loading up Seven, it says the 2nd is installed and working, but its not accessible and doesnt even appear.

*FIXED*

Finally found the search forum button -.-, sorry for the repost.


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15 Jan 2009   #2
echrada

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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09 Sep 2010   #3
jerry201

windows 7 home 64
 
 

hi I'm new, does anyone know how to install 2nd hdd on 7
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09 Sep 2010   #4
jerry201

windows 7 home 64
 
 

thanks got it
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