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 Only 1 HDD recognized by bios Forum Old Sata 1 HDD not recognized in Bios if mixed with Sata2 drives Forum Hitatchi 1 TB SATA HDD not recognized by 8 year old BIOS Forum Win7 64bit won't load ~ Bios ? ~ HDD Not Recognized Forum New build, installed OS before running Bios , HDD not recognized Forum [SOLVED] Optical Sata recognized on bios . Sata HDD isn't recognized . Forum Win XP cannot get master boot in bios ONLY one hd disk no dvd or cd recognized Forum Sata hdd not recognized sometimes in bios Forum HDD Dead?? not recognized in bios and ticks at startup Forum Ext hdd only recognized by 1 of 3 PC's Forum Bios only detects primary ssd and optical drive but not storage hdd Forum BIOS only recognizing half of my RAM Forum I Just bought a 2TB drive, Win XP & BIOS only detect 1 TB .... Forum Hard drivr recognized in bios , no drive detected in windows 7 setup Forum Why second internal sata hdd is not recognized by bios Forum Best SSD Of 2013, Which is it? Forum NAS drives as normal HDD Forum Not 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 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !