Installing an external hard drive in my tower

melodykool

TS Rookie
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?
 

JMMD

TechSpot Chancellor
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?
 

melodykool

TS Rookie
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