160GB WD HDD SATA NOT DETECTED BY SETUP Tags: Hard Drives Pentium Computer SATA Western Digital Storage Last response: August 21, 2012 11:52 AM in Storage Share KnightT August 19, 2012 7:07:03 PM My Pentium 4 computer's setup has stopped detecting my 160 GB WD SATA hard disk Model: WD 1600AABS. PLEASE HELP. More about : 160gb hdd sata detected setup rolli59 a c 265 G Storage August 19, 2012 7:09:15 PM If it is correctly connected either the drive died or the motherboard SATA controller/connection did. m 0 l KnightT August 19, 2012 7:15:26 PM It is correctly connected. Is there any way I can save the data? m 0 l Related resources 160GB WD HDD SATA (Trying to repair) - Forum How to detect 160gb sata hdd - Forum My WD Caviar Green SATA HDD cannot be detected - Forum Need help with a wd 160gb hdd - Forum Can i upgrade 160gb of my laptop HDD 2.5inches sata in my super slim Ps3 12gb? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rolli59 a c 265 G Storage August 19, 2012 7:20:24 PM If it is the drive that is working yes but if the drive is dead difficult. m 0 l KnightT August 19, 2012 7:30:52 PM So if it is dead, all the data is lost and there is no way to recover it. Right? m 0 l anonymous1 a b G Storage August 19, 2012 8:53:42 PM If the drive is dead you could send it out to a data recovery specialist for major$$$. m 0 l rolli59 a c 265 G Storage August 19, 2012 9:18:32 PM Yep that is pretty much it. m 0 l KnightT August 20, 2012 7:34:46 AM Although the drive rotates, but setup does not detect it.But it does detect the port to which the drive is attached. m 0 l rolli59 a c 265 G Storage August 20, 2012 10:46:56 AM Have you tried it in a different port or another drive in the port? m 0 l KnightT August 21, 2012 8:04:59 AM Yes both SATA port. Port 0 and port 1. m 0 l rolli59 a c 265 G Storage August 21, 2012 11:52:01 AM Any other drives to make sure the ports are working? Can be DVD/CD. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources is the hdd hard drive in a sony hdr-xr160 160gb sata? Forum WD 160GB SATA failure Forum SATA HDD 160GB Failure - faulty drive seems to have repaired itself how? Forum SimpleTech 160GB HDD not being detected... very urgent... Forum 3 5 external usb enclosure for a diamondmax plus 9 160GB SATA/150 HDD Forum Samsung SATA 160Gb hdd, worth the price? Forum SolvedWD 3TB HDD SATA Drive stopped working Forum Solvedmy WD hdd is not detected in my pc Forum SolvedHDD can't be detected, showed up when i change sata port, but went missing again Forum SolvedWD Recertified SATA HDD Forum SolvedSATA HDD not detected but DVD drive detected Forum SolvedSDD HDD Not detected through SATA-USB 3.0 cable. Forum WD Sata driver detected as IDE ? Forum SolvedSATA Hard Drive Not Detected in BIOS or Setup Forum SolvedSata III=Sata 6Gb/s? (WD Cavier Black HDD) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !