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Windows 7: Loading new hard drive trouble

23 Dec 2013   #11
alyseshadow

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Weird thing is, the old hard drive comes up in the BIOS menu and it was corrupt, that's why I'm replacing it! That would mean my motherboard works right? I just went through a ton of troubleshooting on this forum with other people and it came out that they advised me to get a hard drive. I'm wondering if it's not compatible with my laptop, even though WD support says it's compatible with any windows 7 laptop.


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25 Dec 2013   #12
gregrocker

 

Try to run Dell Hardware Diagnostics from F12 Menu

You'll need to get the HD to show up in BIOS setup to Clean Install Windows 7
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