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Windows 7: half hdd not showing in win7

30 Oct 2009   #1

win 7
half hdd not showing in win7

just bought ultimatew win 7 and simply its rocking
except that i had a problem
i have two hdds seagate 80gb(my win and program drive)
and wd 500gb for games and other stuff
i seagate had two partitions in win xp 21 gb and 53 gb i placed all the data on 53 gb and formated 21gb one and did clean installation on 21 gb one now it is showing 21 gb and wd 500gb(two partioion both are visible and acessible) but 53 gb is not shown it is seen ok and has no bad sectors plus i checked through dos and data exist in 53gb one and is available but not in win 7 plz help me i really need those files

My System SpecsSystem Spec

30 Oct 2009   #2

7600.20510 x86

Use disk management in 7 to assign it a drive letter. If that fails, post a screenshot for advice.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Oct 2009   #3

win 7
thnx mate

thnx mate u r a genius and in my case life saver really appreciate ur advice
i changed the letter and now its accessible it didnt have any letter before
thanks again
cant thank u enuf
urs truly
My System SpecsSystem Spec

30 Oct 2009   #4

7600.20510 x86

Very welcome. Enjoy Win 7.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Dec 2009   #5

Windows 7

Great tip.
Thanks a lot. This is the second time in a week when sevenforums has solved a problem for me.
This is a great community. Thanks. Really appreciate your help.
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