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And harrymc speaks - or it looks like to me - about desktop? And for some volumes in fixed internal disks Windows will ask me what I want to do with removable drives after assigning a letter. But this is the second Seagate to do this :-/ continuum Moderator et Subscriptor Tribus: California Registered: Jul 1, 1999Posts: 79632 Posted: Sun Jan 06, 2013 11:35 pm Staying with the to allow for depreciation over time and accomodate future expansions/upgrades. http://itreader.net/hard-drive/second-hard-drive-disappeared.html
The Power Supply itself is barely enough for the computer and is sometimes not enough. So is the 1500 watt PSU worth the expenditure? I can, however, unplug things like USB mice, USB HDDs/thumbdrives, etc and see what happens. I combined your advice with that of Jefro and managed to get the hard disk back using both your suggestions... http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/199495-secondary-hard-drive-disappears.html
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Reply #11 Wizard1956 Join Date 01/2008 +2173 January 28, 2014 10:38:49 PM from WinCustomize Forums Quoting GFireflyE, reply 4My power supply is a 500W supply; easily able to handle my system No amount of refreshing/ rechecking hardware brings it back. Upon clicking it, I got the expected message that the volume/drive was in use. You do have to look at those rail ratings.
I can't see any other explanation. I could not even credit such a thing happening, but I searched google and immediately got 5 hits for "My Asus just did a factory reset by itself, help me!" The If no luck... Hard Drive Disappeared From Disk Management If that drive is new, I'd exchange it, if not sounds like belly up time.
However, I still think (admittedly eyeballing without having taken the time to search out and add up the draw for all of your devices) that 1500 will be overkill. Granted....there is a SLIM possibility that 2 of my 3 drives have failed within the span of only 1 week, but that seems like a very unlikely occurrence, especially since the Mind you, what "overheating" can vary from drive to drive, especially if it's already marginal. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/286896-32-second-internal-disappeared HellDiver Ars Legatus Legionis Tribus: N.
All rights reserved. Hard Drive Disappeared From Bios I've had my computer running for 48 hours now and not a single problem. The hard drive just vanishes while I am using the computer. Possible as ODD usually requires more power to work, but less or same while spinning up as HDD.
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I've never encountered this or ever heard of it happening. https://www.neowin.net/forum/topic/1068946-secondary-hdd-disappears-randomly/ Danger Mouse "The Dude" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Los Angeles, CA Registered: Nov 14, 2000Posts: 33319 Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 6:32 pm Overheating of a drive can also Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10 Have you tried a different hard drive in the caddy? Hard Drive Disappears Until Reboot How do I get it working again...?
It is not seen in My Computer... I'll post a response in a few days if everything seems to be holding out alright. Too easy, right? I highly doubt that it is causing the vanishing hard drive trick or anything like that, since I have not used it on this computer yet, and did nothing of the Hard Drive Disappears Randomly
Aargh. In my Dell days this option was responsible for lots of issues on it's own. The problem I have is with my 2nd Hard drive in windows. (Maxtor SATA 120GB) Itís something that started a few months (I think) after installing... http://itreader.net/hard-drive/secondary-hard-drive-disappeared-after-drefragment.html I updated my BIOS and firmware and it completely solved the crashing and disappearing.
Odds are good just the affected port is bad, but that depends how paranoid you are. Second Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10 We're looking up the edits for this post... Reason for Karma (Optional) Successfully updated karma reason!
Reply #18 DaveRI Join Date 09/2003 +226 January 29, 2014 3:58:18 PM from WinCustomize Forums A couple more thoughts I'll throw out for what they're worth: I suppose it's possible your
My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built custom OS 64-bit Windows 10 Pro CPU Intel i7-3930K 3.2 Ghz (O/C 4 Ghz) Motherboard ASRock X79 Extreme11 Memory 32 Or something. Okay, you have made some valid points and a 1500 watter is more than is necessary for this new build, and with the money saved I can look into this 1TB Hard Drive Disappeared Mac Thanks...
Reply #17 starkers Join Date 05/2004 +1003 January 29, 2014 2:43:10 PM from WinCustomize Forums Quoting Crastiloowa, reply 16Unless you're running multiple high-end graphics cards or a 5-disk RAID array or It is visible in the BIOS and Linux never fails to see it.What is the best chemical solvent for cleaning connectors that won't damage the drive? As for drivers, I routinely check for new ones each month, and they're all installed.I've also installed the most recent motherboard/chipset/SATA/video drivers from AMD's website. Reply #3 GFireflyE Join Date 05/2011 +63 January 28, 2014 9:36:48 PM from Elemental Forums Quoting Wizard1956, reply 1 I had something similar but with a DVD drive that disappeared and
Reason for Karma (Optional) Successfully updated karma reason! If Win7 wake-up fires everything up at once that would put more demand on the power supply and might explain why the problem suddenly appeared. FAFFFFE071490F0000000028000F4971E000002000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 (edited to stop it from breaking proper word wrap)is what it says. Could give more clues if it always shows up after a soft reboot, or is always gone... --- After reading comments about the drive is always there in BIOS & linux,
It would be odd to have more than one go bad at a time, but it is something you might want to check. Windows 8 likes UEFI very much and when those two get together, they like very much to be ran in "Secure Mode". I know models, but still... That said, the rant was directed more at the many many individuals I've seen who look at PSUs, think "I don't know much about PSUs, but more is better" and just
So yeah, thanks for discussion and getting me to rethink my decision. Hardware & Devices Hard drive disappears randomlyI have a 2nd hard drive and somewhat frequently it disappears from Windows explorer like it doesn't even exist. earch&pn=1 molo Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Registered: Nov 10, 1999Posts: 13824 Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2012 3:40 pm Yeah, it's a bad drive, definitely.Just because you can't get any diagnostics The driver detected a controller error on \Device\Ide\IdePort5. ...
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New MB time.