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Windows 7: Hard disk not detected during Windows 7 installation.

07 Jan 2016   #31
avinashrawat

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
I would try a different drive or buy a new one.

I know that`s notwhat you want to hear but..

Which computer is restarting now ??? The same one or do you have the drive on another PC ?
The same situation occurred in both system, Which one I have working HDD and Which one I want to recover HDD.


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08 Jan 2016   #32
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

So you`re saying the hard drive is not seen by windows on 2 seperate computers ? And yet the bios sees the drive on 2 seperate computers ?

I would just chuck that drive in the trash, this will teach you to backup your data from now on.
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08 Jan 2016   #33
avinashrawat

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
So you`re saying the hard drive is not seen by windows on 2 seperate computers ? And yet the bios sees the drive on 2 seperate computers ?

I would just chuck that drive in the trash, this will teach you to backup your data from now on.

Yes ,same thing happened with me. Both system bios see the HDD but can't anymore do with partition wizard from both system
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08 Jan 2016   #34
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Yea that sucks
I tend to stick with western digital black series hdd's for just back up images
I keep all windows installs on ssd's.
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