XP Not Displaying Slave HDD Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Windows XP Storage Last response: May 30, 2010 7:25 PM in Storage Share ggbroughton May 30, 2010 11:54:35 AM i have recently installed a secondary HDD into my pc and bios is recogniseing it but my OS isn't the hdd i have installed is a western digital wd200 ide drive hopefully this will be obvious to some of you More about : displaying slave hdd ggbroughton May 30, 2010 12:02:48 PM my pc also says: primary ide channel no 80 conductor cable installed during bios startup if thats any help aford10 a b G Storage May 30, 2010 5:26:07 PM You need to allocate and assign a drive letter for the new hard drive. Right click on my computer/computer, and click manage. Click on disk management. Look in the bottom window for your new hard drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ggbroughton May 30, 2010 7:25:53 PM ok i shall try thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Cannot Access Slave HDD Files (XP) Forum Used slave HDD not in XP "my computer" Forum Slave HDD disk drive not recognized XP OS Forum New HDD XP Pro install & Slave Drive Question Forum XP doesn't recognize partition on slave hdd Forum SolvedNeed help installing Win7 to my slave HDD Forum SolvedUpgrading to Windows 8. Want to make a new SSD master, and slave my old HDD. Forum SolvedCan you catch malware from slave hdd's? Forum SolvedDVD-Writer Master IDE and Slave HDD as back up hdd will this work? Forum SolvedCan I instal Game on a Slave HDD. Forum Solvedcan you have an IDE as a master HDD and a sata as a slave? Forum SolvedInstalling a new HDD, making old HDD a slave Forum SolvedInstall SSD & Slave HDD, While Keeping HDD's OS & Programs Forum HDD (slave) slow - Hitachi hua72201 1TB model Forum SolvedHDD Slave Drive Forum SolvedNeed help making my 1TB WD Blue HDD a Slave Drive Forum SolvedODD or HDD as Master/Slave? Forum SolvedUsing an old HDD as a slave drive Forum SolvedCant fully access old windows xp boot HD as slave in new Windows 7 PC Forum SolvedA few questions about seting up a slave HDD (IDE) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !