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Well crystaldiskinfo show that my 3tb hard drive is there and is in a good condition ( which i brought new on amazon ) but it wont show on "my computers"

Anyone help ?
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check in computer management that it's been initialized and formatted, do this by going start > right click 'Computer' > manage > Disk management.
You should be able to see the HDD in there, and from there you can initialize it and then format it.
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Even if it shows as being a healthy partition in disk management, it won't show under computer unless you've assigned a letter to it
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fixed it biggrin.gif just had to allocate the hard drive
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fixed it biggrin.gif just had to allocate the hard drive

Its just a bug that sometimes crops up now u know smile.gif
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