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Windows 7: Additional drive appears (drive f) while forematting new drive

10 Jun 2013   #21
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

What if you shut down the PC unplug the G:\ hard drive and turn it back on and boot to the drive what does it say then .


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10 Jun 2013   #22
D Ryan

Windows home premium 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
What if you shut down the PC unplug the G:\ hard drive and turn it back on and boot to the drive what does it say then .
I hope I did this correctly! I shut down the computer, unplugged the power sorce, hit the start swt, then unpluged both connections on the back of the G drive, then connected the power supply! and restarted the computer!

"Disk management" now shows it as C connected to the right slot ! Slot 0


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10 Jun 2013   #23
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Turn off the PC once more . Plug the G:\ drive back in . And power the PC back up
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10 Jun 2013   #24
D Ryan

Windows home premium 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by VistaKing View Post
Turn off the PC once more . Plug the G:\ drive back in . And power the PC back up
I did that, "Disk management" not cooperating (screen shot)


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10 Jun 2013   #25
VistaKing

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit
 
 

Are you using the White SATA ports ?
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10 Jun 2013   #26
D Ryan

Windows home premium 64 bit
 
 

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Are you using the White SATA ports ?
Yes! Both slot0 and 1 are white (Sata3)
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