Windows 7 cant open second hard drive Tags: Windows 7 Hard Drives Windows XP Last response: May 6, 2011 3:05 AM in Windows 7 Share lynmark1 May 6, 2011 1:40:15 AM Hello, I installed old XP hard drive into new win 7 computer. It shows up but can't access a lot of programs and or they are missing such as ms office outlook 2003. Where did they go? More about : windows open hard drive Pyree a b $ Windows 7 May 6, 2011 2:00:36 AM You will have to reinstall them to use it as executable program are not the same as files. sminlal a c 208 $ Windows 7 May 6, 2011 2:01:17 AM You can't move programs from one Windows installation to another just by copying or moving the hard drive - you have to re-install them on the new Windows system. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SR-71 Blackbird a c 303 $ Windows 7 May 6, 2011 3:05:16 AM reinstall all apps that were on xp drive !! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCant open my external hard disk drives E & F ForumSecond hard drive not seen in Windows 7 , but see it just fine in linux ForumWindows Can't Open Second HD ForumCan i install a second hard drive from 32 bit computer into a windows 7 computer ForumInstall applications on second hard drive ForumCant access second hard drive ForumCan't Access My Second Hard Drive ForumWindows 7 doesnt detect second hard drive ? ForumCant access second hard drive ForumCan't see or access my second hard drive ForumCan't see or access my second hard drive ForumOpen hard drive with hard drive dock in Windows 7 without formating ForumNew build isn't recognizing second hard drive ForumHard drivr recognized in bios, no drive detected in windows 7 setup ForumHow to install second sata hard drive windows 7 ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine ForumCan i use a regular windows 7 pro disc on a dell computer? ForumWindows 7 Not Booting ForumSol exe windows 7 ForumWindows configuration message More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !