Boot into BIOS and manually select the WD drive to boot from then everything is fine. Andrewcw "________" Ars Legatus Legionis Registered: Jun 6, 2000Posts: 12899 Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:35 pm Have you tried a different brand drive. Any help on this will be greatly appreciated. I'll run through these tests tonight and let you know Back to top #6 flux_ninja flux_ninja Topic Starter Members 5 posts OFFLINE Local time:12:19 PM Posted 30 June 2014 - http://invisibledetector.net/hard-drive/all-hard-drives-and-dvd-drive-disappearing-randomly.html
My key board and mouse are not active when I try to click del for bios. Ste_crowther94Aug 10, 2014, 3:08 PM I'm just running off my ssd now and it seems perfect. Hopefully the chipset did the trick and none of this will be necessary. Sometimes it can be there for a while and sometimes It doesn't show at all or only for a short time. visit
Cant say for sure this fixed it but it hasnt done anything weird since. I still have my used memory, but can't see my folders. If I am helping you with a problem and I have not responded within 48 hours please send me a PM. This doesn't happen all the time though, this is the third time it has happened since upgrading back in January.
this is happening again, this time with a new (refurbished) drive. I'll have to try that.Is the USB controller on the motherboard separate from the SATA controller? In view tab check "show hidden files, folders, and drives" and uncheck "Hide protected operating system files (Recommended)". Hard Drive Keeps Disappearing Windows 10 If all the above solutions do not work, we should consider the files are really lost.
in the BIOS. Requires Hard Shut Down Then Freezes Again. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT The only HDDs I've had ever problems with were Seagate drives, and both were .11 drives.
Note: Relatively speaking, this is not a very reliable solution, and only works occasionally, because it happens occasionally. 1 Cause That Should Be Fixed with Data Recovery Tool This seemingly special Secondary Hard Drive Disappears I'll have to try that.Is the USB controller on the motherboard separate from the SATA controller?They're integrated into the same chip, but they are totally different parts of the chip. Remember, external hard drives today have become indispensable medium for us to deal with data backup, privacy protection, data transmission, and so on, so we need to pay more attention to brodie "diabolus scies" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Echo Base Registered: Dec 4, 2000Posts: 44020 Posted: Sun Jan 06, 2013 10:46 pm No, sorry; the problem is staying with the
I had a similar problem with my data drive (a second drive separate from my OS drive) randomly disappearing. Can you install windows and boot from a 16 gb flash drive? Internal Hard Drive Keeps Disconnecting brownayyMay 28, 2013, 2:55 AM Hello, I've been experiencing issues with my PC recently.When I am in Football Manager 2013, the game will run fine for around 2 hours, before it Sata Hard Drive Disconnects I saved some school documents on my drive.
So if that drive disappears again, I could conceivably unplug it from the motherboard and plug it back in, and see if it shows back up? Related Resources Hard drive disappears after Windows 7 update Brand New Hard Drive Disappears from Windows after sleep solved Hard Drive disappearing and reappearing after Windows re-install solved External hard drive There is also a BD-ROM/DVD-RW/CD-RW drive in there, also SATA (on SATA Port 4). My luck, I'd break something else lol. Hdd Disconnecting Itself
although it disappears from the BIOS boot choices till I open BIOS and I set it as one again. I could believe once, but twice is getting into pretty low orders of probability... It's random how it'll reappear. It would be recognized again if I rebooted.
Ask a new question Read More Windows Games Storage Hard Drives Related Resources solved Hard drive disconnects after 10 seconds upon connection. Hard Drive Keeps Disappearing Windows 7 It basically feels like the WD shuts itself off until I completely turn computer off then start again.Its completely random. No should be easy from what i have heard WD has a good warranty.
Type "attrib [name of file/folder] -r -a -s -h". brodie "diabolus scies" Ars Legatus Legionis et Subscriptor Tribus: Echo Base Registered: Dec 4, 2000Posts: 44020 Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 11:51 am /me cast spell of resurrectionSo yeah... If we're going to unhide files, we should type the whole name plus the expanded-name. Hard Drive Keeps Disappearing And Reappearing Check whether the files are endowed with system property.
When I go to My Computer I no longer see the drive, only my SSD. Under Universal Serial Bus Controller, are there any yellow or red flagged devices? 0 #3 Ech0es Posted 21 February 2014 - 05:36 PM Ech0es Member Topic Starter Member 195 posts Thank Apparently the second hard drive and the sound card shared the same IRQ channel. It was turned on for one of the plans, yet this plan was not active.
Therefore, in this post we have summarized almost all feasible solutions for users who have got headache on this issue to refer to. However I can't plug it in because it just causes me problems. Will this be due to a bad hdd or will it be something else that can't handle the hdd being in?