Wd blue caviar sata not recognised by my new win 7 Tags: Hard Drives Western Digital Caviar SATA Storage Last response: January 21, 2011 12:30 PM in Storage Share wgriner January 21, 2011 12:06:12 AM wd blue caviar sata not recognised by my new win 7. it is used as storage More about : blue caviar sata recognised win Hawkeye22 a c 371 G Storage January 21, 2011 10:37:17 AM Does it show up in disk management? The drive needs initialized and assigned a drive letter before it will show up in explorer or "my computer". m 0 l WyomingKnott a c 289 G Storage January 21, 2011 12:30:14 PM Take a look at this mini-guide: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/265764-32-guide-insta... See if the simple step-by-step helps. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWD Caviar Blue 500Gb SATA (wd5000aaks) reads in Win 7 x64 but not XP x64 Forum Win7-64 VelociRaptors in RAID0 / XP-32 WD Caviar Blue 640GB Forum SolvedWD Caviar Green 2TB not recognised in W7 Forum SolvedWD Caviar Blue 1TB 64MB Cache SATA III (6 Gb/s) on SATA II (3 Gb/s) Forum Western Digital (WD) Caviar BLUE WD5000AAKX 500GB SATA 6GB/s 16MB Cach Forum "WD caviar blue sata 3 HDD's", which will be fast ? Forum My WD 500 GB is no longer recognised by Win 7. What solution s are available? Forum SolvedWin 7 Pro does not recognize WD 1.0TB Blue HDD but bios does Forum SolvedCan i boot an operating system 32-bit win 7 through a WD Red, Black, blue or Re4? Forum Trying to install 2 new WD Caviar 640 SATA HDDs that have been cloned from a IDE Forum Acer 5720 Travelmate and XP repeated blue screen so removed HDD to replace with 500 GB WD Win 7 Home Premium 32 bit: same prob Forum LG BH10LS30 Optical not recognised on SATA, Extreme 7 Gen 3 Win 7 64 Forum Blue screen...after which not detecting sata drve...win 7 Forum Win7 Home OEM 64 bit - new build fresh install blue screen during install Forum SolvedNew, Fast HDD for an i7/Win7 Build - WD or SG? Forum [SOLVED] Connecting 2.5" SATA HDD via USB - Win7 not recognising Forum New Build: Blue Screen Errors but only on boot/log on (Win 7 64 bit) Forum want to setup win7 raid, but new empty disk becomes disk0 win 7 disk becomes disk1, changing sata didn't matter HELP! Forum blue screen with a new problem after reloading win 7 Home Forum Freshly built PC with new Win 7 Blue Screens every couple days Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !