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Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... Already have an account? Then once I reboot the disk is back and perfectly fine and intact. When the drive dissapears have a look to see if it is still recognised in the Bios. http://webgeninfosystems.com/hard-drive/switching-hard-drives.html

Tags: AHCI, BIOS, IDE, IRQ, management, RAID, RMA, SATA, windows 7, Windows Win7 Category: Blogging, Computers & the Internet Brad Warbiany Warren, As you know, I work for WD. Is it possible my disk is failing? This forum is the very best and I don't go anywhere else if I have a problem. I remember firmware issues on some Seagate models that had intermittent problems with disappearing. http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/199495-secondary-hard-drive-disappears.html

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Computer Blue Screens.... Is your power supply powerful enough as that could cause a problem. That, and I'm not getting any errors that I can see.It's almost like when you eject a USB drive...

Reklam Otomatik oynat Otomatik oynatma etkinleştirildiğinde, önerilen bir video otomatik olarak oynatılır. Yükleniyor... Çalışıyor... Hardware & Devices Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Help Me Bake Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums Hard Drive Disappears From Bios Sometimes 10 minutes after i restart, other times hours. *Edit* My hard drive re-connected itself at about 12:40am 11/27/11, and I cannot fathom why.

How is yours? Hard Drive Disappears Until Reboot there ain't no round SATA cable cauz it's not required maybe i'd buy one of these round IDE cables for my DVD-RAM and my other IDE HDD... Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. other SATA is hot-swappable, isn't it?

Ireland, UK Registered: Feb 12, 2000Posts: 11431 Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 10:34 am I've never had ANY luck with Seagate's refurbished drives. Hard Drive Disappears After A Few Minutes I can't figure out why it is happening, and it started about 4 days ago or so. The summary is that Windows 10 9879 seems to like to enable Power Up In Standby, or PUIS, on drives even when the BIOS or motherboard doesn't support it. So if that drive disappears again, I could conceivably unplug it from the motherboard and plug it back in, and see if it shows back up?

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Although the temperature readings of the HDD are: HDD 1: 35°C HDD 2: 43°C HDD 3: 42°C - - "TV Shows"... Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Hardware & Devices » User Name Remember Me? Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10 http://support.wd.com/product/download.asp?groupid=608&lang=enAnd then you can contact them for an RMA if its under warranty still. 016iveFeb 25, 2014, 4:16 AM popatim said: Windows explorer is set to not show empty or offline Hard Drive Keeps Disappearing Windows 7 there isn't any error, obviously, but that drive won't be available again without either a reboot or an un/replug of the USB cable...That gives me a thought, though...

Several functions may not work. http://webgeninfosystems.com/hard-drive/usb3-0-hard-drives-keep-self-ejecting.html Possible to use old hard drive on new computer without program issues? brodie "diabolus scies" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Echo Base Registered: Dec 4, 2000Posts: 44020 Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:21 pm Cool, thanks for all the advice.Now I get You may also... Hard Drive Disappears Randomly

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WTF? Hard Drive Disappeared Mac Just today I was called into a business to troubleshoot a Win7 Home Premium edition running a Quicken POS for a beauty shop: apparently a particular hairdryer was blowing the circuit Login now.

I would avoid Adaptec - they have a well-deserved reputation for sketchy drivers, their Linux/BSD support is terrible, and even for systems like VMWare where you would expect a solid effort...

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I doubt that really means much, since yours is Intel and mine is AMD, and any power is coming from the PSU, so I don't see how it could be a General Discussion Hard drive disappearsSo I made the mistake of upgrading my OS and installing an extra hard drive at the same time. some wierd solutions lie out here but exactly what did u mean by CCT said: ...Bearings most likelyClick to expand... http://webgeninfosystems.com/hard-drive/how-necessary-is-cooling-on-hard-drives.html But for some reaosn on Win7 x64 the IDE (labelled as D:) randomly vanishes.

cable?edit: I found atapi errors -- apparently a controller error? Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Storage Today's Posts Hard drivedisappears BySev Jun 3, 2011 Post New Reply I have a WD 1TB Green Sata but every now and then Abs Recon -Solutions- 13.184 görüntüleme 3:14 Free Up Hard Drive Space with WinDirStat [Tutorial] - Süre: 27:34. Bu özellik şu anda kullanılamıyor.

brodie "diabolus scies" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Echo Base Registered: Dec 4, 2000Posts: 44020 Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 9:08 am FWIW, I also have a Gigabyte board (Gigabyte Basically theyre running everything on the rails in series, rather than better psus which run in parallel.Theres are multiple good reasons not to cheap out on your psu, this is just Its gone on both Computer and Disk Management, but for some reason is detected by BIOS. Its just now I'm not sure if its the new OS or the new HD thats the problem.

epobirs It's called an Uninterruptible Power Supply. Near as I can tell, some number of incomplete boots in a row, and windows decides something has gone wrong -- and performs a factory reset. I'll post a response in a few days if everything seems to be holding out alright. Third SSD keeps disappearing More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search

I don't understand what happened.I installed it and it was perfectly recongnized by Windows. I put the system to sleep and went to bed. I switched the power options to default in windows 8.1 Control panel and since then I have not experienced any disappearance and also Lifeguard Shows that My HDD health is good. maybe it'll make my cabinet neater other than this it seems this topic is closed thnx Oct 30, 2008 #10 CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653 +6 Yes -at post

Andrewcw "________" Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Jun 6, 2000Posts: 12899 Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:35 pm Have you tried a different brand drive. You may also... Windows7Forums 1.309.874 görüntüleme 5:39 Windows 10 - Run Disk Cleanup - Recover Space on Hard Drive - Delete Old Unwanted Files - Süre: 3:34. Disk disappeared, even disk utility did not list it, and then restart and it reappears.

I'll have to try that.Is the USB controller on the motherboard separate from the SATA controller?They're integrated into the same chip, but they are totally different parts of the chip. This issue is really perplexing me. just, not for my situation cauz i don't think any one will go connecting a SATA HDD using an IDE cable It's a round IDE cable... Oct 30, 2008 #11 matav TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 144 lol!