Adding 2nd hdd to dv7 4273us laptop Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Hewlett Packard Storage Last response: October 6, 2011 2:38 AM in Storage Share mikehunts2big October 5, 2011 10:42:32 PM i have a hp dv7 4273us laptop. it comes with a 640GB hdd and a second bay for adding another hdd. i added a tosihba 1TB hdd in that bay. will i have to format and partition that hdd? or will it be done automatically by the computer? More about : adding 2nd hdd dv7 4273us laptop Ubrales a b D Laptop a c 90 G Storage October 6, 2011 2:38:42 AM You need to manually NTFS format the new drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to configure a 2nd hdd to dv7 1245dx ForumHelp Repairing HP DV7 Series Entertainment Notebook ForumAdding windows7 to second hard drive on laptop Forum2nd hdd in a laptop ForumAdded 2nd HDD , laptop won't boot ForumAcer v3 571 2nd HHD ForumLooking to buy a new Laptop ForumTwo hard disks in a laptop ForumLaptop for college ForumGaming Laptop ForumA SSD along with the momentus xt ForumInstall second hard drive in HP dv7 1261 with 2 internal hard drives with SSD Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 Forum[Solved] Sata III Laptop Hard Drives ForumMy laptop dvd drive is not working ForumWhat does it mean if my laptop has two identical sized drives Forum[Solved] Hard drive ticks when laptop is using battery Forum[Solved] 1.5TB 2nd HDD fails to format Forum2nd Drive Recognition ForumLaptop disk not writing More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !