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See More: Get back disappeared Second HDD Report • #1 jefro October 8, 2011 at 15:30:16 See device manager for storage management. ATP Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius et Subscriptor Tribus: Los Gatos, CA Registered: Oct 20, 2000Posts: 8028 Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 12:07 pm brodie wrote:FWIW, I also have a Gigabyte board (Gigabyte My computer is permanently on and the "TV Shows" HDD is seldom used. Brand new slice been installed for a month or two. have a peek here

Your HD uses bearings. Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More... ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter. The IDE has 2 connections Master and slave and looks much the same,only it's round. see it here

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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 What happened? That whole line was very problematic. Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top jmeeks49 Posts: 631 This post has been reported.

I use my docking station & USB enclosure primarily for backups, but also use it for some of the other reasons stated above. It has a 500 GB drive as its system/boot drive (C:\, on SATA Port 1), and two 1 TB drives as secondary/storage drives (D:\ and E:\ on SATA Port 2 and Any further info on this would be great especially on how and when to use these. Hard Drive Disappears After A Few Minutes And if it is a reported issue, is there a fix for this?Any help/suggestions will be welcomed before I decide to risk transferring my backups to this new drive.

The only way to get it back is to reboot the slice from the power menu. Hard Drive Disappears Until Reboot If all my other drives are working fine, then this looks like either my cable is bad, or the particular port on the motherboard is bad. I had no idea a faulty fan could do that -- I tossed it in the trash anyway, but could a fan going bad draw so much power or somehow drop http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/288681-32-possible-hard-drive-failure-disappeared-computer The USB docking station/adapter has also saved me a time or two in the past in retrieving files from a drive that no longer boots.

I could believe once, but twice is getting into pretty low orders of probability... Hard Drive Disappeared From Disk Management Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top curry318 Posts: 99 This post has been reported. ninyule 2015-08-02 21:15:30 UTC #4 There have been other reports of drives unmounting, see here: forums.fiveninjas.com Hard drive unmounting So I've installed my hard disk, transferred around 400/500GB of data. If I rescan the disks it usually comes back, and pops up the dialog that you see when you insert a USB drive (what do you want to do with this

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Dec 26, 2007 Add New Comment You need to be a member to leave a comment. they still suck horribly. Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10 time to move on. Hard Drive Disappears Randomly Don't ignore this drive warning, act now Oct 29, 2008 #6 zipperman TS Rookie Posts: 1,179 +7 Look here But check your mbd cables.A new one might be necessary.

New MB time. http://zuneuser.com/hard-drive/hard-disk-drive.php Toshiba P300 Hard Drive dead due to faulty power cable - is fix possible ? Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Maybe its just windows, It was JUST after the clean install, Ill keep looking into it but thank you for the answer Best answer scout_03Aug 19, 2012, 4:21 AM i would Hard Drive Disappears From Bios

Ireland, UK Registered: Feb 12, 2000Posts: 11480 Posted: Mon Jan 07, 2013 10:34 am I've never had ANY luck with Seagate's refurbished drives. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? It seems like perhaps the drive was not getting enough power and it would look like it was disconnected. Check This Out there isn't any error, obviously, but that drive won't be available again without either a reboot or an un/replug of the USB cable...That gives me a thought, though...

maybe it'll make my cabinet neater other than this it seems this topic is closed thnx Oct 30, 2008 #10 CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653 +6 Yes -at post Hard Drive Disappeared Mac At that c: prompt, type chkdsk /r and press enter. 2.Check disk will start to run but then it will say: Chkdsk cannot run because the volume is in use by I've done repairs (chkdsk) and unmounted safely, and soft and hard resets does nothing.

Very weird.

I had originally thought these were some sort of utility (and a utility is included) but these are essentially the eSATA drivers I needed.  Once installed, checking device manager now showed an How do I get it working again...? Or is it more likely that it's the motherboard? Second Hard Drive Disappeared Windows 10 Randomly the HDD disappeared.

Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users. Report • #8 How To October 12, 2011 at 02:51:03 Thanks Again Grasshopper.. now this seems interesting many Warning and one Error warning message reads: "An error was detected on device \Device\Harddisk0\D during a paging operation." error messgae reads: "The driver detected a controller this contact form Either use a well-established NAS vendor (I prefer Synology, but there are other good ones out there), or if you really need the performance of locally attached RAID use a proper

Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India How-To Geek Articles l l Subscribe l l FOLLOW US TWITTER GOOGLE+ FACEBOOK GET UPDATES BY EMAIL Is the external drive openupable ? Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top whs Posts: 17584 This post has been reported. solved Is it possible to move a hard drive from windows 7 to a new windows 8.1 computer?

I have disks in enclosures that are years old. Possible Hard drive failure? epobirs It's called an Uninterruptible Power Supply. I am seeing errors galore in event viewer.

curry318, One thing to look for in disk management in to see if the drive in question is mark "offline" just because you have a drive icon somewhere besides under computers Chkdsk will start when Windows begins loading again. solved Transferring old Hard Drive to New Computer. And that fixed it.  Ugh.  Hours and hours of frustration.  My apologies to Asus who got a returned board that was probably just fine. ** By the way, the reason

ATP Ars Tribunus Angusticlavius et Subscriptor Tribus: Los Gatos, CA Registered: Oct 20, 2000Posts: 8028 Posted: Thu Jan 10, 2013 2:11 am I think I have a spare cable lying around