Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: IDE HDD not found by Windows 7; visible in Bios

05 Nov 2009   #11
EmeraldsLady

Windows 7
 
 

Have found real problem... IDE Channel is bad.

Solution:

Place IDE Hard Drive as Primary, HP CD/DVD Burner as Slave on functioning IDE Channel. Have gotten Windows 7 Installed. Am Awaiting PCI IDE Card to allow me to use both HDD and Both CD Drives on computer.

Thank you all for your advice and help.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
Reply

 IDE HDD not found by Windows 7; visible in Bios




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
AHCI Not found in Bios
Good day, I recently installed a Samsung 850 EVO SSD drive to my old Gateway GT 5676. OS Windows 7 Home premium 64bit SP 1. CPU AMD Phenom Quad Core 9600 2.3 GHz. Motherboard 4006272R - Foxconn (Bengal) RS780 Motherboard. Memory 8GB of...
Hardware & Devices
HDD not found in Windows Installation but found in BIOS
So it's a long story. I hadn't had Microsoft Net Framework on, so I turned it on. Then my PC randomly crashed. Tried to reboot but it got stuck in the crash then reboot circle. I tried my hardest to fix it but I couldn't find anything to fix it so I decided to just, reinstall windows. I made...
Hardware & Devices
SSD not found in bios
Just upgraded my cpu as such i had to change the mobo aswell as ram. So ended up swapping it all out. Issue now is that neither of my SSDs are showing up. I'll not go more into details as all i've tried have failed so far so want to start a new in case i ****ed something up somehow. Now throw...
Installation & Setup
Visible ports found?
I ran a ShieldsUP firewall test (https://www.grc.com/x/ne.dll?bh0bkyd2) and it said that all my ports are stealthed. However, I ran the PC Flank port scanner (PC Flank: Make sure you're protected on all sides.) and it said "The test found visible port(s) on your system: 139" The problem is, it...
System Security
bios setting not found in hp laptop
hi friends I'm using hp pavilion dv6-7012tx.I have seen in other laptops that on starting the lap there's option to enter bios setting by clicking some key.But there wasn't any option in my laptop. This problem is there in other hp laptops also. Any suggestions regarding how to enter bios setting...
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 22:38.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App