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Windows 7: installing samsung 840 pro 128gb no drives found

18 Sep 2013   #1
abs4nz

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
installing samsung 840 pro 128gb no drives found

I get to the 'where do you want to install windows?' window and theres no drive to select. i was tols by the re-seller that it would just plug in and go. any help please. thanks. previous drive was a western digital 500gb blue scorpian. bios list it as s-ata?


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18 Sep 2013   #2
abs4nz

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Skinnier ssd wasn't interfacing properly so angled the ssd down and BOOM she lives:)
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18 Sep 2013   #3
PSCO2007

Windows 7 Professional X64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by abs4nz View Post
Skinnier ssd wasn't interfacing properly so angled the ssd down and BOOM she lives:)

Exact same thing happened to me when I first installed my SSD.
Those power cords are so thick that it wasn't making a proper connection.

Glad you solved it.
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