Harddrive detected in BIOS but not in windows Tags: Hard Drives BIOS Computer Storage Last response: December 5, 2012 4:34 PM in Storage Share co0ldown December 5, 2012 2:10:58 PM Hi, I just bought a new computer and I installed windows on a ssd and formatted my old harddrive. I can see that I have the harddrive connected in BIOS but not in windows. I've tried with both SATA3 and SATA2 ports. HALP More about : harddrive detected bios windows phil22 a c 79 G Storage December 5, 2012 4:34:02 PM go to Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Computer Management > Disk Management In the bottom-right pane, do you see the "missing" drive there (represented by a horizontal ribbon)? If yes,right-click that ribbon and if "Import foreign disk" is in the menu, choose that. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Harddrive Detected in BIOS...but not during Windows Installation Forum BIOS Detects Hard-Drive, but not my Windows 7 Installation - Unless my secondary hard-drive is plugged in.... VERY STRANGE Forum Sata Harddrive detected in Intel rapid storage technology, but not windows Forum SolvedBIOS doesn't detect my Harddrive :( Forum Harddrive detected in BIOS but not when installing Vista Forum SATA harddrive not detected on IDE motherboard in BIOS ! Forum Windows 7 installer cannot detected Harddrive Forum SolvedHarddrive visible in BIOS but not in Windows (not as unallocated either) Forum SolvedLaptop Hdd is not getting detected neither in bios nor in windows Forum PC won't load BIOS or Windows when harddrive from old PC is iinstalled Forum i have a Hp G71-340us and i put a new harddrive in. i cant get Windows 7 to load because bios is blocking it. how do i fix thi Forum SolvedRam not detected in bios & windows but detected in cpu z spd and memory tabs Forum Windows 7 installation doesn't pick up my harddrive but the bios does. Forum SolvedSSD no longer detected in BIOS, but after reboot from Windows Forum Floppy drive not detected in bios/windows xp Forum Hdd not detected by bios or Windows Forum New HDD not detected by BIOS nor Windows Forum Harddrive 'broken': not recognized in BIOS nor Windows nor Linux Forum SSD detected by Windows, but not available as boot device in BIOS Forum New Mobo, secondary HDD no longer detected in BIOS or Windows 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 !