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Installing an external hard drive in my tower

By melodykool
Jan 16, 2011
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  1. can any 1 help? ive tryed 2 put my external hardrive in2 my tower as it stopped working,and have it as 2nd hard drive ,i have connected it properly but the tower cant seem 2 find it?
     
  2. JMMD

    JMMD TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 854

    Are you saying you're trying to install external drives internally? So you removed them from their enclosures? Are these SATA or ATA/IDE drive? Does the BIOS see the drives? Which motherboard do you have?
     
  3. melodykool

    melodykool TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yes took ti out its encloser lol and its only showing up my hard drive not the 1 i just put in.the tower works fine but i need that other hard drive asit has all my stuff on it
     
  4. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    You need to answer the rest of JMMD's questions.
     

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