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1 year ago#1
Hi, well I built a new pc today and everything is working fine but I can't see the hard drive in computer or have the option to install anything on it when im trying to download antivirus.
The drive shows up in bios and I can see it when I go to properties of c drive under hardware it says its working properly.
I'm not sure what to do here.
c drive right now is an ssd and I would like to put other stuff on the hdd but i cant see it.
Please help.
1 year ago#2
the hdd should have a different drive letter.

go to control panel > disk management > you should see another drive that may be unallocated. format it and assign a drive letter to it.
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1 year ago#3
Thank you will try that now.
1 year ago#4
It worked thank you very much.
1 year ago#5
no problem. glad to help.
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i7 4770k @ 4ghz | 32GB DDR3 1866 (20GB RamDisk) | SLI Evga Gtx 780ti | lots of hdd storage
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