Samsung 840 pro not detected by windows 8 Tags: SSD Motherboards Windows 8 Samsung Storage Last response: January 11, 2013 7:38 AM in Storage Share Terence7780 January 9, 2013 9:59:49 PM I purchased a SSD (Samsung 840 Pro) for my desktop that has a Evga 780i motherboard. I am currently having the issue of the motherboard recognize the drive but windows 8 does not. Can anyone help me solve this problem. Thanks More about : samsung 840 pro detected windows Terence7780 January 9, 2013 11:18:41 PM I should have said the bios recognize the ssd but windows does not mad-max79 a b G Storage January 11, 2013 7:38:01 AM Did you initialize and format the drive in disk management? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSamsung 840 PRO not detected in BIOS ForumPoor random write performance: Samsung 840 ForumSamsung 840 pro 128gb vs Samsung 840 pro 256gb Forum[SOLVED] Samsung 840 Pro -- very slow in new build. Why? ForumSamsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD not up to speed ForumHow to install Samsung 840 pro with Gigabyte GA-x58A-UD3R? ForumError updating firmware on Samsung 840 Pro ForumI can't install win 7 on my new Samsung 840pro 256GB! ForumSamsung 840 Pro SSD Slow Random R/W ForumCan't boot my computer from Samsung 840Pro SSD ForumIntel 330 Series or Samsung 840 Series or Plextor PX-128M5S or SanDisk Forum[SSD] Samsung 840 250g ssd ForumCrucial M4 vs. Samsung 840 Pro or OCZ Vector ForumSamsung 840 Pro not recognized (HP Pavilion a530e) ForumSamsung 128gb 840 pro ssd win.7 ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumCloned drive, windows 7 64 bit ForumUsing Dorri drive enclosure to attempt data recovery, but windows doesn't recogn Forum[Solved] Running windows 8 off a 128m SSD will Mstat caching give me any more Forum[Solved] Format for fresh windows install or not on SSD's More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !