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Hard drive not detected?

when i go to the "computer" screen, for hard disk drives it only shows my ssd, but when i go to device manager i can see the hard drive. how can i make it so i can save files to the hard drive
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    You need to format the HDD before it can be used by the OS.
    Start Menu, type is Disk Management. An option for creating and formatting HDD partitions should come up. Open that and the drive should be there.
    Initialize and then format using NFTS (unless its over 2TB in size, then use the other that isn't FAT32).
    After thats done, you will be able to use it in the OS.
  2. thank you! it worked :D
  3. Best answer selected by computernoob29.
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