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 b α HP a c 116 G Storage October 6, 2011 2:38:42 AM You need to manually NTFS format the new drive. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to configure a 2nd hdd to dv7 1245dx Forum can you move windows os from 1st hdd to2nd hdd hp dv7 my 1 slot has seagate 500gb but os partition is too small 2nd slot is se Forum Added 2nd HDD, laptop won't boot Forum SolvedAdding a 2nd HDD Forum Adding 2nd HDD for W7 dual boot Forum SolvedBest course of action for adding 2nd HDD and new OS? Forum Solvedadded 2nd hdd. Forum SolvedLaptop won't shut down after installing 2nd HDD Caddy in Asus K55a Forum Laptop 2nd hdd? Forum SolvedAdding SSD to laptop with HDD Forum After adding 2nd HDD, Windows 7 startup repair on boot Forum Adding 2nd hdd Forum Boot problem after adding 2nd HDD Forum adding a 2nd HDD to a Pavillion A500N Forum Problems adding 2nd hd to HP laptop Forum Adding 2nd hd to vista 64bit laptop Forum Added 2nd HDD now fps loss Forum SolvedJust added new HDD to my laptop, having access issues. Forum 2nd hdd in a laptop Forum How to boot 2nd windows 7 hdd in new laptop? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !