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SATA Drive showing up as a "Safe to remove drive" ?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by sifter, Sep 8, 2005.

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  1. sifter

    sifter Thread Starter

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    Hi..

    2 days ago I did a re install of windows becuase of hardware upgrade..

    Since this new install my new SATA Drive shows up as a detachable item..Like a USB Pen drive..

    Any Ideas..

    Info in screenshot..
    Thx for any info..

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  2. crjdriver

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    From your sig, you have an nforce mb. That is normal. After you install the nforce drivers, it shows as a removable drive. It is because the board supports hot swapping the drives.
     
  3. sifter

    sifter Thread Starter

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    aH ok... Ive tried many things to get rid of it :D ..

    Learn somthing every day..

    Manythx for help..
     
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