HDD not detecting while windows setup

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satyand - Dec 27, 2020 at 09:14 AM
HelpiOS Posts 12840 Registration date Friday October 30, 2015 Status Moderator Last seen October 3, 2022 - Dec 27, 2020 at 05:02 PM
Hello,

My core 2 duo desktop HDD shown in BIOS only, not showing windows setup, how to resolve this issue pl advice


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HelpiOS Posts 12840 Registration date Friday October 30, 2015 Status Moderator Last seen October 3, 2022 1,827
Dec 27, 2020 at 05:02 PM
Hi,

I suggest you try the following as suggested in this answer.

Here are the steps:

  • 1. Explorer - right click on Computer - Manage
  • 2. Disk Management in left window
  • 3. In lower portion of middle window find your external drive (maybe Disk 1). Try disconnecting and reconnecting USB cable to identify if having difficulties.
  • 4. Right click inside a white rectangular block - Change Drive Letter
  • 5. Assign a different letter (ex: P)



Hope this helps.
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