Only 1 HDD recognized by bios Tags: SSD BIOS Computer Hard Drives Windows 7 Storage Last response: December 25, 2012 8:41 PM in Storage Share yex December 25, 2012 8:33:33 PM booted up new computer with Windows 7. Put the OS on the HDD, and windows does not even recognize the also installed SDD More about : hdd recognized bios hapkido December 25, 2012 8:41:34 PM Disconnect the mechanical hard drive so only the solid state drive is connected. Install Windows, then format the mechanical hard drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumOnly 1 HDD recognized by bios ForumOld Sata 1 HDD not recognized in Bios if mixed with Sata2 drives ForumHitatchi 1 TB SATA HDD not recognized by 8 year old BIOS ForumWin7 64bit won't load ~ Bios ? ~ HDD Not Recognized ForumNew build, installed OS before running Bios , HDD not recognized Forum[SOLVED] Optical Sata recognized on bios . Sata HDD isn't recognized . ForumWin XP cannot get master boot in bios ONLY one hd disk no dvd or cd recognized ForumSata hdd not recognized sometimes in bios ForumHDD Dead?? not recognized in bios and ticks at startup ForumExt hdd only recognized by 1 of 3 PC's ForumBios only detects primary ssd and optical drive but not storage hdd ForumBIOS only recognizing half of my RAM ForumI Just bought a 2TB drive, Win XP & BIOS only detect 1 TB .... ForumHard drivr recognized in bios , no drive detected in windows 7 setup ForumWhy second internal sata hdd is not recognized by bios ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumNAS drives as normal HDD ForumNot able to mount or detect one partition in my HDD Forum[Solved] No ahci mode in bios, running xp media center Forum[Solved] SSD and old HDD in small space More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !