1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

No HDD Detected

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by amada3us, Feb 18, 2008.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. amada3us

    amada3us Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2008
    Messages:
    6
    I just built my first computer, and I am trying to work out a few kinks here and there. I am running one HDD, a WD Raptor 150 GB, and for some reason, when I boot my computor, the BIOS says that no hard drive is detected, yet somehow it still manages to boot Vista, and the HDD is available once Vista is booted. I don't beleive it is causing any problems after boot, but it just seems odd that it wouldn't be detected by the BIOS. Did I do something wrong?
     
  2. Alex Ethridge

    Alex Ethridge

    Joined:
    Apr 10, 2000
    Messages:
    9,162
    There may be a setting in your BIOS that a HD is present in addition to the one the OS is on.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/684554

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice