Hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Optiplex Computer Dell Storage Last response: March 10, 2012 11:48 AM in Storage Share Jakes123 March 10, 2012 4:06:57 AM Hello, I have a dell optiplex and want to install a second harddrive it is a western 2TB. My computer does not show the hard drive.Please help More about : hard drive scottiemedic March 10, 2012 5:23:05 AM You have power and SATA or IDE cable both connected? Is it SATA or IDE I guess is the first question. Also, does it show up during boot or in the BIOS and just not in Windows? m 0 l scottiemedic March 10, 2012 5:23:19 AM Oh, and what OS are you running? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rolli59 a c 265 G Storage March 10, 2012 11:48:32 AM Check if shown in control panel/administrative tools/computer management/storage/disk management, if shown there allocate and assign drive letter. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew everything except old WD green hard drive from 2006 Forum Solvedunable to retrieve files from netbook hard drive using SATA cable Forum SolvedNew to Building: Will i have to set up my 2nd Hard Drive in any way? Forum SolvedInstalling Windows on an SSD, with a hard drive already in the computer Forum SolvedMSI hard drive cage/caddy/whatever it is Forum SolvedCan I get an IDE Hard drive to work with a IDE Disc Drive on the same ribbon cable? Forum SolvedWant to wipe my hard drive for use on a new computer Forum SolvedHow do I delete everything off a hard drive? Forum SolvedCan I make windows update install on my hard drive even though windows 7 is on my SSD? Forum SolvedIs this a hard drive going to work Forum SolvedReplacing Failed Hard Drive Forum SolvedFailing Hard Drive? Forum SolvedNeed advice replacing hard drive Forum SolvedFormatting a hard drive with win 7 Forum SolvedNeed help picking a new hard drive Forum SolvedCpu Upgrade Possible Problem With Hard Drive On Win XP Forum SolvedPossible Hard Drive problem. Forum SolvedHow man GB should I get for my hard drive? Forum SolvedHard drive suddenly disappears after 7 years of working perfectly Forum SolvedBuying and installing a new Hard drive help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !