Sata HDD cannot be recognised Tags: Hard Drives SATA Storage Last response: March 2, 2011 11:02 AM in Storage Share t4b4j March 2, 2011 5:42:06 AM Hello,can u help me out my sata hdd is not being picked, it sounds like a hard ware problem the sound of the read write heads has changead More about : sata hdd recognised Hawkeye22 a c 318 G Storage March 2, 2011 11:02:53 AM Is this a new drive or has it already been in use? Does it show up in the bios? If it's new, you will need to go into disk management, initialize and format it before it will show up in windows. If it doesn't show up in the bios, then it may have already failed. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWindows installed, Motherboard drivers installed, HDD not recognised ForumWindows Cannot Find HDD ForumMy iomega ego external hard drive suddenly not recognised ForumCannot install sata 2 hdd on kx18d pro2 ForumSATA HDD not recognised in BIOS ForumHard disk recognised but not reading ForumDevice not Recognised (DVD drive) ForumOld HDD is recognised in bios, but not in OS ForumHard drive Enclosure not recognised .. ForumHDD Not Recognised ? ForumBoot drive is not recognised in bios when other drives are connected ForumI-O DATA HDCN-U USB Device no longer recognised with a drive letter - please hel ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumWindows 7 cant use sata dvd ForumUsing RAID 1 HDD as Master in New System? ForumI have a Segate ST3500641AS hard drive with Win XP Pro. I lost the whole thing.. ForumI have a Segate ST3500641AS hard drive with Win XP Pro. I lost the whole thing.. ForumI have a Segate ST3500641AS hard drive with Win XP Pro. I lost the whole thing.. Forum[Solved] Would intel's new 510 series run on a Sata 3Gbps interface? Forum[Solved] USB 3.0 front panel to SATA MB connector More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !