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Vista Not Recognizing HDD

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by tdevil79, Feb 23, 2009.

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  1. tdevil79

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    I need some help, I just built a new computer, with sata hdd, im not doing a raid array. When I get to the part in the installation where it looks for the hdd's, no matter what I do, it shows no drive detected. In post it shows up, and also in the BIOS setup sreen as well. I have a usb drive with the appropriate drivers from mobo disk, and still isnt showing up after they are installed. please help if possible. Here is my setup

    640gb Western Digital Green SATA HD
    Vista Home premium 64 bit
    Pentium C2 QC 2.5ghz
    Gigabyte GA-ep45-ud3p mobo
    580w psu
    8gb patriot ddr2 pc6400 ram 4-4-4-12
    2 HIS HD4670 Ice-Q turbo 512mb GPU in crossfire
    Lite-On SATA 20x DVD burner
     
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