Hard Drive Not Showing Up In My Computer - How To Fix It (Windows 7) PART 1




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Matthew N: Please help! I took the power adaptor out of an external Hard Drive, and put it in the hard drive bay to use as an internal secondary one, the drive doesn't appear on My Computer, so I went to Disk Management and it says that the whole drive space is "Unallocated" I don't want to Format the drive, there is a lot of IMPORTANT files on that drive, please somebody help me!

RitchieRich: OMG! I Love you! Thank you so much this worked for me :)

VipDude: My problem is that my external hard drive is not seeming to pick up on my Windows 7. What I have: Verbatim 3.0 USB External Hard Drive What I have tried: Restarting my computer multiple times Going to Disk Management (Start -> My Computer -> Management -> Disk Management) and checking for hard drive; ending up not being there Restarting hard drive Unplugging and replugging hard drive PLEASE HELP ME! THIS IS URGENT! 

Asher Holmen: This was very helpful to me, thank you very much!

dhons sers: Thanks that helped me 

Imanol Kutch: My hard drive was not showing on the computer management screen, all I had to do is turn on the sata detect option in the bios menu.

Senna Koshiba: Works like a dream, thanks :D

摹 GhФst: Thanks!

lol Stole ur rare pepe: Thanks

Kirk Coben: Now everyone, PUT THAT crap IN RAID 0!

Harry Ballzonya: Why not just right click "Computer", Click "Manage", Then drop down to "Disk Management"???

etienne nel: this video is pathetic the problem we came here for didn't get solved from around the fifth minute you freaking "whatever" and "don't care" the whole time

Blue_Faction: Thank you so much man, you've really helped me on this!!! You're awesome!

AIO inc.: Does this count for Panasonic WebTV drives? It's a standard ATAPI (IDE) 1GB drive, and it just shows up as unallocated in disk manager. Can anyone help?

Alex Capi: Very nice! thank you <3

Tired Man: nobody wants to format their drive losing all their files doing this :(

TheOfficialRCM: THANKS! !!!!

Runawaychaos: Followed all the steps and it worked man. Thank a lot for saving me the time to take in back to canada computers XD great help!!

ThatCewlGuy: I couldn't find a solution until I found this video. Thank u so much 

Christian Gonzales: Best Guide of all I've search and easy to understand and follow Thanks..:)

timxtreme09: whoa thanks bro this really helped me alot!!

Sam Wingman: I was all out of ideas and I am glad I saw your video, thankyou!

Dave D: Thank you!!!!!!!!! Searched for ages to find how and why but couldn't find anything except now - The worst thing is that it's stupidly simple.

Almaz K: Please help. I cant change the letter. I press "change Driver Letter and Paths" "change" window pops up saying " Some programs that rely on drive letters minght not run correctly. do you want to continue?" I clicked "Yes" "virtual Disk Manager" window pops up saying "The Parameter is incorrect" :( :( PLs help anyone

Vivek Srivastava: thanks a lot its work ...... thanks a lot again

ReallySex: Thank you

Sir AwesomeSauce™: Thank you SO much man, This helped a lot.

Danny G: Thank you

Christian Tatupu Mailo: You can just right click computer then click on manage

RCStormOrb: That helped a lot, didn't realise i needed to do this! XD

Luke Milan: my 2nd drive did not work for a long time, and i did not use your method exactly but i got it working anyway. thank you

ProjectSheeno: Hey man, Nice video. I really think drives should come with this information cause mine jsut came in a baggie with nothing else xD. I actually thought I had like wrong cables or something.. Anyways great vid much appreciate.

Israel CS:GO: Worked like a charm, Thanks ! I've recently installed a new windows on my PC, after that i've noticed that i cant see the 2nd hard drive. I checked cables and connections and bios, everything was good, so... u saved me THANKS =)

MrDanielMikos: Thank you so much dude. spent an hour on google, finally popped over to youtube found this in like 5 min. freaking great. was able to add some storage now thanks to you. got a drive for free they said if i could get it to work it was mine lol great tutorial 

Rocel Dominguez: very helpful thanks for this!

Eddorgus: Thanks man! Had issue with a 200 gb disk after reinstalling Win7, but you man!! THANK YOU!

bryan Star: Thanks you so much 

picklickwick: it doesn't show up in the freaking disk management, I just installed a second 1 tb hdd, and it doesn't show up literally anywhere!

Jose Tenorio: this worked! thanks my dude

Demako: Awesome, worked great, saved me from a heart attack

Kurt Olasson: Thx so much!!!

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igammer9999: Thanks this worked :D

Gino Cerilla: Hi Pls help! I checked it in my disk management it says "NOT INITIALIZED" & it's "UNKNOWN" is there any way that i can recover it? 

Laura Karlyle: Thank you very much! I had this problem and read many articles without result. The answer I needed was in 2:20m: right click the empty area and add volume. The rest came automatically.

John Gotschall: Thank you a ton! I just built my PC and couldn't figure this out!

sandypet1995: Unfortunately this happened to a 1 terabyte hard drive that is full of memories of all my life and I can't do this because everything will be deleted.

AreaByteMC: thanks man, wasn't sure on this, helped me out :) liked the vid

James Storms: thanks alot it works.

mohammed sajith: My hard disk dropped 2 times wd elements when insert in computer tik tak sound will come it is not in my computer what can i do for it

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