Laptop Hard Drive Issue Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Computer Storage Last response: July 24, 2011 4:02 AM in Storage Share techIntraining July 23, 2011 6:44:53 PM Trying to fix old laptop it had this hardrive installed originally: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... THe hardrive stopped responding dianositics,spinrite, nothing would fix. So i purchased a new one for it here: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Is there something I am missing why wont the computer detect the new hard drive? More about : laptop hard drive issue Emerald a b D Laptop a c 109 G Storage July 23, 2011 8:18:38 PM have you tried to connect the drive to another computer? maybe it is the laptop motherboard that has a problem. m 0 l Ubrales a b D Laptop a c 123 G Storage July 24, 2011 4:02:24 AM How did you transfer the OS from the old HDD on to the new HDD? Did you 'clone' the old drive? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Asus Laptop not showing full hard drive space, when it was before installing new OS, not a difference of bytes issue. Forum Laptop Hard Drive Issue Forum Dropped Vaio laptop, hard-drive issues? Forum Solvedexternal hard drive issue Forum SolvedI have a Western Digital 3TB external hard drive connectivity issue. Forum SolvedHow to install second laptop hard drive? Forum SolvedTrying to connect laptop hard drive to desktop Forum SolvedHard Drive Stuttering Issue Forum SolvedNeed Help With Laptop Hard Drive Forum SolvedLaptop internal hard drive as external Forum SolvedExternal hard drive cable issue Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive Issue Forum SolvedUpgrading laptop hard drive Forum SolvedHard drive Space Issue Forum SolvedMultiple Hard Drive issue Forum SolvedLaptop hard drive in pc? Forum SolvedCan Laptop/Desktops recognize any size hard drive? Forum SolvedHard Drive Partition Issue and Startup Error Forum SolvedI want to install a second hard drive in my laptop, need some advice. Forum SolvedThree TB external hard drive issue Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !