My computer wont start when i put my ide internal hard drive :( Tags: Hard Drives Computer Storage Last response: March 5, 2012 11:00 AM in Storage Share eiuol March 5, 2012 8:40:43 AM my computer wont start when i put my ide internal hard drive More about : computer wont start put ide internal hard drive unksol a b G Storage March 5, 2012 8:52:36 AM your going to have to be more specific. you have told us nothing. what is your system? what do you mean by wont start? wont turn on? wont boot? did you install an OS? is there an error message? does it start without the drive in? m 0 l eiuol March 5, 2012 8:54:50 AM sorry, Windows xp sp3, it won't turn on when i plugged in the external hard drive while the computer unit is still on m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer szaboaz a b G Storage March 5, 2012 11:00:18 AM eiuol said:sorry, Windows xp sp3, it won't turn on when i plugged in the external hard drive while the computer unit is still on Internal or external? This is confusing. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Computer won't show internal Hard Drive Forum SolvedComputer won't read hard drive hooked up through a USB to IDE cable Forum SolvedMy computer won't start without auxiliary backup hard drive Forum Enclosure Internal Hard drive 80 GB IDE Forum Solvedpc wont start when using ide to sata dvd drive Forum [Solved] Error 0xc0000021a ; computer won\'t start, hard drive suspected Forum SolvedBefore discarding an old computer that no longer works, I would like to remove the internal hard drive and be able to retrieve Forum SolvedIDE 2.5 Hard Drive Won't Initialize Forum SolvedCan I put a secondary hard drive back into my computer after I reformat it and still keep the data on it? Forum My computer wont start after hard drive switch Forum Hitachi Deskstar 7K160 / 160GB / 3.5 inch / IDE / Internal Hard Drive Forum Solvedmy 160 GB hard drive is not showing in the my computer panel when connected through SATA IDE cable but it is moving when conn Forum My IDE HDD won't boot up when I put it in another computer.......... Forum SolvedWindows 7 won't recognize IDE hard drive Forum Putting Steam games on a second internal hard drive storage device Forum Hard drive won't format - Internal 32GB Forum Solvedif i take my hard drive and put it in my new computer will i still have my programs Forum SolvedTrying to put an old hard drive with windows 7 in a new computer Forum SolvedReplaced my dead hard drive, xp pro still wont start stuck on black screen F1 to start F 12 to setup, wont go any further! HEL Forum Internal 2.5" hard drive put in an enclosure vs. ready-made external Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !