This is VERY time-consuming usually. If not, you can extend it using a controller card just the same way as with IDE.Attach the cables to the hard drive and to the motherboard or controller card if However it is not appearing in ‘My Computer', even though I'm using Windows ME? System Restore automatically creates Restore Points whenever you install or update your system. http://fusionphp.net/unable-to/unable-to-install-8-1.html
BUT I do NOT repair. But all the drivers are up to you to find. Reply vince on March 26, 2013 at 2:21 pm for one if the NEWB reads this it will perk his interest. Your computer should see and read your drivejust fine.
Contact Us Windows 7 Support Privacy and cookies Legal Top Windows 7 Forums - Windows Vista Forums - Windows 10 Forums The Windows 8 Forums is an independent web site Make sure you get one that matches your drive - Serial ATA for an SATA drive; ATA/100 or ATA/133 for an IDE drive; SCSI for a SCSI drive.)Data cable for the This part is important: do NOT run the Windows installation from Windows itself. One problem though - after setting up the new drive and using Norton Ghost 10.0 to clone the old drive, I can't boot from the new drive.
by billspaced / July 15, 2008 6:18 AM PDT In reply to: May I add just one thing? The Hard Drive only came with a CD, no floppy disk. I just installed a new SATA drive but couldn't figure out how to get Windows XP to recognize it and assign it a dive letter. Reply Bomberboy92 on August 25, 2007 at 11:25 pm Wow thanks this tutorial really helped me with my new drive.
I just want to start over from scratch, and take the few files I want to keep and copy them onto the new drive from disks.With that in mind, what do Don't force them.If you need a separate controller card, install it now into any unused motherboard slot. I still am able to do a personal file and setting backup,... Partition and format the disk to your liking, but make sure not to convert it to a dynamic disk, as doing so will provide plenty of annoyances down the road.Finished!Congratulations, your
System runs windows xp.If I look at the drives in computer management, both drives show up as healthy, but one is labeled "system" and the other is labeled "page files" There Choose a coffee level FIRST, then click the coffee mug! I upgraded the IDE with a SATA adapter(should I remove the jumper then?). it is the only drive in the machine, i hav installed it and it is working but it only shows a 127GB capacity in windows xp.
Choose the "MS-DOS" option and press Enter Type: format c: /s Press Enter on your keyboard Answer yes to the question about erasing your data by typing "y" and pushing Enter If you don't have a driver disk, get on that other machine you've got next to you, and Google up the brand and model of each of the components for which But oh well, I guess I can live with that Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 17 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 My Dell has a little message as it's booting up that says "Press F12 to boot from CD," so that's what I did.
Reply mark on October 15, 2008 at 7:00 am Hi Did you sort out this issue as I have the same issue? http://fusionphp.net/unable-to/unable-to-install-starcraft-1.html Reply Dave on November 24, 2008 at 1:34 pm Hi I bought this on Ebay, it works realy well, you can connect any hard drive to a usb socket. I plugged all three in and my computer screeched at me!!!! System Manufacturer/Model Number lenovo K410 OS Win 8 CPU Intel Motherboard Lenovo Memory 6gb Quote 23 Feb 2013 #2 theog View Profile View Forum Posts Senior Member Posts : 5,592 ME,
They sell all kinds od power cable extentions and adapters. emails appreciated Reply CHaz from Moscow on November 1, 2007 at 7:54 pm I have been trying to install a drive and my computer says CHange from stand alone to master. If you use a name brand computer like HP, Compaq, E-Machines or even some Gateway systems, they come with a disk or disk set (on CD's) called "Restore Disks". his comment is here You can also, if you wish, manually create additional Restore Points at any time.
It's all going away now. Normally, this process will take 20-45 minutes. Reply Sue Harris on July 18, 2009 at 7:05 am Hi CliffDid you ever find a solution to your problem installing a new sata hard drive - we're having exactly the
It is not a verbatim step-by-step tip like most of my other tips on this site. Otherwise I would have to get an IDE drive because I do have an extra IDE port. I don't want to create backups of the recovery partition because I assume that at least some part of what exists on the current HD would then be carried over onto i want to format it… thanx Reply Tim on January 1, 2009 at 2:16 pm All the Bickering that I read in the begging of this is absolutly POINTLESS!!!!
Reply Geoffrey on January 5, 2009 at 10:25 am This guide helps even those who are good at computers. Use the arrow key to select it, and press D to delete it. Remember, for Windows 95, 98 and Me machines, I recommend performing this process as a regular maintenance at least once every two years. weblink Formatting deletes all applications AND data from your computer.
Boot from the Ultimate Boot CD, and select the utility you want to use to clone the drive. I'm so happy I found your website. I knew the new drive was there and installed correct as I could find it in bios as well as the hardware manager.I did need to explore a little after using Do not wait to do this as there are probably lots of computer baddies just beyond your network card waiting to ravage your virginal machine the minute it's out there alone
Update Windows. What I am not sure about is if the second hard drive should automatically store overflow data from the first drive same just as if the first drive were twice as