Why my laptop doesnt recognize the boot HDD? Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Boot Hewlett Packard Storage Last response: March 30, 2011 3:50 PM in Storage Share Anonymous a b D Laptop a b G Storage March 30, 2011 6:44:40 AM Hello, my laptop HP Pavillion Enterntainment pc doesnt find any boot Hard disk inside, i wonder how can i solve this matter? More about : laptop doesnt recognize boot hdd vvhocare5 a b G Storage March 30, 2011 3:50:40 PM First off you havent said anything to describe how you ended up in this spot. Did you change something? Did it stop one fine sunny morning? Did you reinstall something? The first thing to check is go into your BIOS and check what interface is selected for your hard drive and second to look at the boot order - I would make the drive the first one. ...and one final thing is the drive could be bad... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumPut together my build the other day, Doesn't recognize GFX card ForumWhy doesn't Windows 8 recognize my 2nd SATA HDD ? ForumDell latitude 100L bios doesnt recognize my 320GB HDD ForumLaptop doesn't boot to CD! ForumAlienware D900T Won't recognize any hdd ForumLaptop doesn't recognize hdd ForumWindows 7 doesn't recognize the HDD of toshiba qosmio. Help? ForumToshiba L635-SP3003L doesn't recognize HDD WD Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT ForumCompaq Presario doesn't recognize HDD --Help!! ForumBIOS doesn't recognize HDD in AHCI mode ForumWindows 7 doesn't recognize SATA hard drive ForumNeed URGENT help! Laptop will not boot from HDD or CD!! ForumHP dv4 laptop bios doesnt detect hard drive Forum[Solved] Why doesn\'t Windows 8 recognize my 2nd SATA HDD ? Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumBoot Drive+Game Drive SSD ForumHDD showing as "ejectable device"??? Forum[Solved] Raid0 with OS on separate HDD ForumHow big should the HDD cache be for Win 7 Main drive ForumWindows 7- 2 HDD's Main + Data More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !