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Windows 7: Sata Drive Not Detected By Windows 7


25 Jan 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Sata Drive Not Detected By Windows 7

Hey there,

I recently bought two new sata3 drives and set them up in a raid stripe and installed Windows 7, all work fine.
I added an older sata2 drive, it shows in the bios but Windows 7 cant see the drive.. not in disc management or device manager...

I had a similar problem with my other sata2 drive but that one showed up in device manager as a 'scsi' and after a few reboots suddenly showed up in disc man. but after disconnecting that to try the other drive its now got the same problem.

any ideas??

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25 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Are you connecting the sata2 drive to sata2 drive port on the mobo?
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