Hard disk drive problem........

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  1. pushkar1986

    pushkar1986 New Member

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    I got one spare hard disk , when i trie to connect it... it got detected in bios as well as plug & play of windows xp. but no drive is showingin my computer ....what do you think the problem is??
     
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    maybe u had installed linux sometime, its filesystem is ext3 which is not supported by windows.. therefore the drive will not show..

    also, if your drive is new then u should format it first then only it will show up..
     
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    is the drive u r reffering to formatted?
     
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