Solved HDD not showing up Tags: Western Digital Computers Hard Drives Windows 7 Last response: July 21, 2010 11:09 PM in Windows 7 Share laserpp July 21, 2010 9:41:17 PM I just installed a fresh copy of Win 7 Home on my velico 300GB HDD, but my 640gb WD isn't showing up in My Computer. How do I get it to become recognized? More about : hdd showing Best solution Wamphryi a b $ Windows 7 July 21, 2010 9:50:58 PM Go to Control Panel, Administrative Tools, Computer Management, Disk Management. Once there find the HDD in question and initialize it then format it. Then you will be able to see it. laserpp July 21, 2010 11:09:04 PM Awesome THANK YOU!!! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer laserpp July 21, 2010 11:09:13 PM Best answer selected by laserpp. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumHDD not showing up ? Forum2nd hdd not showing up in my computer ForumHdd not showing up ForumHdd and ssd not showing up as storage ForumWD HDD not showing up in Bios? ForumHDD not showing up unless rescan is done ForumNew HDD Not Showing up on Computer ForumDVD and HDD not showing up (sometimes) ForumFresh os install on ssd, hdd isnt showing up ForumExternal HDD Not Showing Up ForumExternal SATA 2.5 hdd enclosure not recognized or even showing up on PC ForumOld HDD 's aren't showing up in BIOS and are corrupting Windows 7 Forum2nd HDD not showing up in my computer, shows up in BIOS ForumHDD not showing up when i open my computer tab ForumMy iomega ego 1TB external HDD is not showing up in disk management ForumHDD not showing up in certain SATA ports ForumNew HDD not showing up in computer management but shows in device mana ForumIDE HDD and SATA HDD not showing up in My Computer ForumMaxtor HDD showing up as a 128.00 GB Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !