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Windows 7: Secondary disk randomly disappears

11 Mar 2011   #1

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Resolved: Secondary disk randomly disappears

Hi all,

So a couple months ago, I noticed that my secondary HD would randomly disappear. Going into Disk Management and performing a "Rescan Disks" would get it to see it again, but would randomly go away again. I figured the disk was going bad, plus I wanted more storage for recording. So I bought a new drive, worked great for about a month. Now it does the same thing. Only now, doing a "Redcan Disks " isn't working. Any ideas?

Edit: Resolved by swapping power cables with one of my DVD drives, now the DVD drive doesn't work. Off to Fry's for new PSU. Mods, please delete or leave up for future reference if you want.

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