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help me with my new Western digital Hdd

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ok i bought a new western digital 250gb hdd and it wont show up in my computer i check device manager and it shows up there and it says device working properly any one know how to get it to show up in my computer.

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post #2 of 5
In computer management go to disk manager right click on the drive and format it as drives are shipped blank and unformatted.
post #3 of 5
Its pretty easy. Just do an ntfs format, name the driver and it will show up.
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thanks a lot man
    
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its kool i figured it out thanks
    
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