Motherboard doesn't find sata HDD Tags: Hard Drives SATA Storage Last response: November 4, 2006 11:53 PM in Storage Share droncula November 4, 2006 5:49:34 PM Hello A friend of mine bought a new system but it won't find the SATA harddisk. System: Intel Core 2 6400 MSI P965 Platinum Corsair Twin2X1024 5400 Western Digital 250GB SATA II XFX Geforce 7600 GT Extreme edition dvd writer dvd reader PSU 400 Watt thanks for the help More about : motherboard find sata hdd Mondoman November 4, 2006 6:05:20 PM You'll need to be more specific. What are you trying to achieve (perhaps install Windows?)? Exactly what did you do? What messages/indications did you get? g-paw November 4, 2006 11:53:15 PM Quote:You'll need to be more specific. What are you trying to achieve (perhaps install Windows?)? Exactly what did you do? What messages/indications did you get? If this doesn't fix it, go to the WD web site and download the diegnotic/repair software, put it on a floppy, and boot from the floppy. Is the drive formatted? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWindows 8 doesn't find my new HDD ForumMotherboard doesn't find HDD ForumIDE HDD to Sata Motherboard via Bidirectional Adaptor ForumHDD or motherboard sata broken? Forum6Gb/s HDD on 3Gb/s SATA motherboard ForumBIOS doesn't recognise SATA HDD . ForumBIOS sees SATA HDD , but windows 8 doesn't , please help ForumWin7 Install doesn't show HDD - is my GRAID SCSI disk device the prob? ForumUpon installing Windows 7, setup cannot find my HDD . ForumMotherboard doesn't recognize two SATA hard drives ForumSATA III HDD on SATA II Motherboard ForumSabertooth p67 - doesn't recognize HDD ForumWindows xp doesnt see my sata hard drive, but the bios does ForumForce travelstar HDD into lower sata type ForumWindows 7 doesn't recognize SATA hard drive ForumImage backup program can't find HDD ForumWD Caviar SATA Drive loses contact with Asus Motherboard ForumHDD or Motherboard sata broken? Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumSATA 1 DRIVE WIT A SATA 2 MOBO? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !