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Once you have installed the drive and ensured its connected securely, I can insert it into the protective casing. the drive spins, but apparently isnt recognized….is it far gone or is there ANY way i can get 2 years worth of vacation and emotionally valuble photos and files off this by progan01 / August 29, 2014 9:47 AM PDT In reply to: How do you migrate data and programs from a dead PC to a new one? even is not showing.. Check This Out

OnusJul 17, 2014, 12:15 PM Ok then, not the PSU (as to why check the way I suggested, it is because "startup" load is higher than "running" load, because various motors September 10, 2012 Patrick Hello, I have currently 3 old hard drives that I'm trying to connect to my computer to see what they have. Because the installation that exists on the drive is still protecting the folders with your data, you'll get an error message if you try open and browse the folder. I think you will eventually be able to get the info off-one way or another. http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/373223-hdd-wont-boot-through-external-enclosure-but-will-boot-mobo.html

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I try enter in bios but i don't see any sata configuration only ide configuration and that are on auto. I've had the mobo battery die and cause boot issues...lol But if all else fails you could try a repair windows of just do a fresh install. These are sometimes referred to as  Master and Slave. solved Accidental unplug with power on, stuck in boot loop with no BIOS.

October 31, 2012 James So dave, i have a problem, not in the BIOS though. October 26, 2009 Alex Hi, I think I have a bit of a problem… I have an old Dell Dimension XPS with 2 hard drives. Drive nº1 is the drive that I had already installed. (SATA 1) Drive nº2 is a drive that I only use as a backup. (SATA 1) Motherboard: Asus P8H67-V Both of Try joining our free forums and ask there, as well.

Thanks in advance. And consider _ got given an I7 system that had stopped booting - drive seemed OK, memory seems OK, so that's either the motherboard £500, or the CPU £500, or the The only concern is matching the drive type PATA SATA with the enclosure. This way the hard drive is detected and windows starts up without problems.

October 22, 2009 Neville Martin I have Vista & XP on my hard drive one is visible at start up and the other dont. None would transfer the actual programs to the new system and install them, etc. This will help you determine whether one of the sticks of memory or memory slots is faulty. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices current community blog chat Ask Different Ask Different Meta your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list.

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Flag Permalink This was helpful (5) Collapse - Not as easy as it should be by ilkaplan / August 29, 2014 10:58 AM PDT In reply to: How do you migrate http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-3041873/windows-boot-adding-storage-hdd.html Should we end the given sentence with TO in the given situation? How To Install Windows 7 On External Hard Drive Taylor_31Jul 28, 2014, 5:42 AM Dirty ol Dog said: Hi Taylor_31Have you tried hitting the f8 key after you power on to bring up the menu to boot from any of Usb To Sata Adapter Reply talis September 17, 2016 at 3:03 pm # James I have an Asus X553s and lost my windows password.

January 19, 2010 mIKE hey I have a really stupid problem I have a drive that doesnt show up in an alienware laptop. http://ixpix.net/external-hard/2-tb-sata-external-hd-usb-broke-off.html And passwords should be from a phrase you easily, and frequently remember - N characters being every i'th character from an old address maybe, then use a sequence of characters from i have acer and i have vista October 22, 2009 Dave Becasue it is stating "No Hard Drive Detected" I am concerned your drive might be failing. He can take the drive(s) out of the old and install them into the new as additional auxiliary drives. Sata To Usb

January 19, 2010 Dave It's not unusual for laptop drives to die. It's worth a shot if you can 1: Find the same drive again or 2: Get a new drive on RMA. Install Hard Drive in External Enclosure Installing in the enclosure should be easy. http://ixpix.net/external-hard/external-hdd-not-functionnally-in-my-own-pc.html Proffitt Forum moderator / September 5, 2014 10:12 AM PDT In reply to: You need special software to accomplish this It failed too many times.

I took it back to Frys to have them replace under my extended warranty. Reply Bilb November 29, 2016 at 7:53 pm # Hello James, Have a laptop which will not boot, (Windows 8 was installed) have taken hdd out in order to place in Some might simply require you to just insert the drive and that’s it.

A very easy thing to do.

Thanks again! lol I would also re install all drivers for the motherboard. Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS helleriusJun 27, 2015, 1:36 AM Rather than plugging a USBEHD with Win installed, what if I put a raw SSD in a good USB enclosure, and then did a clean install

The hard drive on my Fujitsu-Siemens (windows xp) computer has started acting up. I went to a PC technician too, and when he plugged the hard drive to his laptop (windows 7) my drives autoplayed and opened all the partitions, and when we started OnusJul 17, 2014, 8:09 PM I have requested some additional eyes on this problem... http://ixpix.net/external-hard/external-hd-wants-to-format.html i still don't understand why it still does that.

Went to initialize the drive and got an I/O error every time I tried.Put the drive in a different PC and it initialized fine, created one large partition out of the http://www.pctechbytes.net/ July 11, 2012 UnKnownMan Hello Dave, I recently purchased a new hard drive for my Dell Compaq nx6110, I put it in, and it has no memory or anything on Glad you got it working. When I replaced it was the exact same motherboard.

You're not going to believe this.. Very slow post-boot time with USB external HDD connected solved connect external HDD - mini USB as internal SATA in PC solved Internal SATA HDD disappear when USB device connecting solved If you opted for a full format of a partition that process will write 'empty' blocks over the sectors that were defined using the low-level format of the drive that was