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I have no idea where this came from, but I began the task of trial and error disabling and rebooting. Thhe only way it will let me allocate a letter is if i select it as removable drive- then it appears in ‘My Computer' and asks if i want to format Upon restarting my machine, nothing happens & I dont see any boot menu (grub). sometimes, my screen cant load (but my PC is still running. http://mffonline.com/hard-drive/black-screen-after-new-hard-drive.php

Reply Kyle says: November 9, 2007 at 2:12 am Well I just wanted to say that i have been struggling with my sata HD for over a week now. It never had an operating system on it, it was used only for extra room. Ask ! You should be able to add the second hard drive by booting to recovery mode. https://techreport.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=93856

Black Screen After Replacing Hard Drive

What I did state was that it was intended more for individuals who were already computer savy. Now I want to remove this and install Ubuntu. This sentence is just filler and as irrelevant as my signature.

As RetiredChief said and as I saw with the power calculator tool, each HDD uses no more than 10W...2) I'm familiar with electronics and I understand that waiting 10 seconds to I knew some of the terms, but it took a few minutes to learn what they were and then followed the clear steps to install, config and run the two drive I have My Pri Master and DVD burner on IDE0, and I needed to add 2 more HDD from my old computer to pull information off, and use them as more Installed New Hard Drive Windows Won't Boot Top cynan Gerbil Elite Posts: 961 Joined: Thu Feb 05, 2004 2:30 pm Re: Installed New Hard Drive = Black Screen Quote #10 Thu May 15, 2014 12:24 pm By

Thanks alot. Changed Hard Drive No Display so can't even check my hard disk or log on the safe mode... However, I really don't understand why, because the power supply in the computer (bought in 2010) is rated at 500W/450W (peak/max) and this second HDD is the only extra component I've http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/293652-32-black-screen-blinking-cursor-install Then I realised that this default setting may have issue with the dvi-hdmi cable that my 24" LCD uses.

Reply Mark barbee says: August 31, 2009 at 7:25 pm Here's one for ya. Computer Won't Power On With Hard Drive Plugged In If this article is too hard for you to understand, then perhaps you should look for another article somewhere else or wizen yourself up a little and come back for more. Worked no issues. Could that be something wrong with my XP cd?

Changed Hard Drive No Display

Top just brew it! Reply Steve says: November 13, 2007 at 10:15 am Hi my problem is that my new replacement HD (my old one had a catastrophic failure) does not seem to be recognised Black Screen After Replacing Hard Drive did you get anywhere with this - i am having the same issue. Hard Drive Black Screen With Cursor If you are adding a second drive, just pick any empty drive bay - one a bit below the current drive might work best, because it will make it easier to

I got out the win 7 cd to do a windows repair thinking that the boot loader had an error in there. check over here With both drives set to Cable Select, the computer will recognize the drive hooked up to the black end connector as the master and the one hooked up to the middle Copyright 1990-2003 Dell Computer Corp. The tip on setting the jumper properly is what got my drive up and running. Windows Won't Boot With Second Hard Drive

Thanks David Risley Reply Amy says: May 28, 2009 at 12:09 pm I am installing a new drive that I need to restore an image to. is there a place to download it or what should i do? Thanks to all the people that helped! his comment is here Because it was a drive, the first thing I would do is unplug and replug all the power connections going to your peripherals/drives.

No fix there. - Tried another cable. Installed New Hard Drive And It Wont Boot I was puzzled. Your step by step made the Job so much better!!

If you did use a controller card, it will pop up a screen showing the name of the card and any drives it has detected.

the screen flickers with random colours then switches to standby mode. the information on the second drive is not important (movies) so im ok there but it worked fine (with the exception of hanging most of the time when i would exit I need help though please help me. [emailprotected] i plugged everything nice and snug. Black Screen No Bios I wave, but they don't slow down.-- Steven Wilson Top damian069 Gerbil Topic Author Posts: 85 Joined: Thu Nov 15, 2007 5:25 pm Re: Installed New Hard Drive = Black

There was a brief period of a couple of days after reformatting when everything was fine, so somehow I doubt it's any of those issues too. Any Idea if I can have a Windows 2000, Windows XP and Windows Vista 64 all in the same wireless network? will have an update in a while. weblink the computer has no problem loading up in safe mode, so I have run anti-virus programs but come up with nothing.

Reply David D says: June 3, 2008 at 12:56 pm I'm planning a hard drive replacement. There wasn't the initial boot-up beep and the screen was blank. Then remove the mounting screws that hold the drive to the case frame. Would this also include the W7 beta 7000 install..

The drive is a SCSI. At first, no luck. I guess Nvidia's own driver applies the new settings a little later than the one offered by Microsoft's Update. I upgraded the IDE with a SATA adapter(should I remove the jumper then?).

I have a dell and it was givng me a message that there was no boot drive installed, repeatedly for months. mickygsOct 7, 2015, 7:16 AM artart00 said: Hello again and thank you for your swift replies!sofaMonster: Indeed SATA drives don't need the master/slave distinction and I made sure to set the Top Chrispy_ Silver subscriber Grand Gerbil Poohbah Posts: 3701 Joined: Fri Apr 09, 2004 3:49 pm Location: Europe, most frequently London. Especially from WinXP 32bit to Vista 64bit.

I believe this is a ATA-6 model. Dec 12, 2005 Problem with booting from 2nd hd with a second XP Installation Jul 20, 2005 Help With Sata Hd Jan 19, 2007 Add New Comment You need to be however it states no operating system when he boots it.