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alright so i just built my new pc. clean install of windows 10 and everything; but my Western Digital BLACK SERIES 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive does not show up in This PC. But it shows up in device manager and in disk management but it has no letter its just disk 0. I tried to Change Drive Letter and Paths but that option isn't there when i right click it only shows convert to dynamic disk or convert MBR disk. also i have an SSD which i have my operative system on. My specs are

PCPartPicker part list: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/LQtYxr
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CPU: Intel Core i7-6700K 4.0GHz Quad-Core Processor ($349.99 @ Amazon)
CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i GTX 70.7 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($109.99 @ B&H)
Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($171.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2666 Memory ($109.88 @ OutletPC)
Storage: Samsung 850 EVO-Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($87.99 @ Amazon)
Storage: Western Digital BLACK SERIES 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($108.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4GB FTW ACX 2.0 Video Card ($314.99 @ NCIX US)
Case: Phanteks Enthoo Pro ATX Full Tower Case ($99.99 @ Amazon)
Power Supply: EVGA 850W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($126.99 @ SuperBiiz)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($15.98 @ OutletPC)
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Home OEM (64-bit) ($89.88 @ OutletPC)
Case Fan: Phanteks PH-F140SP_BK 82.1 CFM 140mm Fan ($15.99 @ Amazon)
Monitor: AOC G2770PQU 144Hz 27.0" Monitor ($315.99 @ Best Buy)
Total: $1918.64
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-11-02 22:42 EST-0500
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  1. in the area just to the right of where it says disk 0 right click and choose format disk. see attached image (do this where this says storage.

    http://s4.postimg.org/ar5996vqx/Untitled.jpg
  2. Best answer
    did you use disk management to create a new volume? i had this issue of the drive not showing up in windows with a old IDE hitachi hdd and after i used disk management to create a new volume, voila problem was solved.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMo8krAJd5Q

    This video shows you how to create a new HDD volume for storage along with configing a multiple drive solution (SSD Boot Drive with HDD for Secondary Storage)
  3. yea i didn't do that yet i will try it and give you an update when it finishes.
  4. i used the youtube video you linked and it fixed it thanks alot guys.
  5. berko1989 said:
    i used the youtube video you linked and it fixed it thanks alot guys.


    no problem anytime! happy computing!
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