I have no idea what happened I have not been inside to computer at all and it was working just fine a day or so ago. A controller swap may still work. asirisirilankaSep 28, 2010, 2:14 PM My Seagate hard drive also stopped working after 1½ years. (ST3500320AS Barracuda 7200.11 SATA 3Gb/s 500-GB Hard Drive)its sucks. Thanks! this contact form
Therefore, you can't really blame Seagate.Reading up on SATA drives, you'll find that most drives are automatically recognized by the OS. Theres no way to get new firmware in it, by someone like me. Berryjiveuptown5May 14, 2009, 9:44 PM Seriously, THIS IS NOT A PROBLEM WITH THE DRIVE. I took a second , identical Seagate 320GB SATA hard drive, this time pre-formatted it inside Windows 7 RC using NTFS defaults, and again (with and without AHCI and Native SATA http://www.seagate.com/support/by-product/internal/
Worth a try?Thanks for the input shovenoseFeb 17, 2010, 10:29 AM the frozen thing is definitely worth a try. i hate seagte v3c7r0nFeb 16, 2010, 10:02 AM Ok, well in an effort to quell the seagate bashing and help the poster out. Internal Hard drive solved bios does not recognize new internal laptop sata hard drive Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany
After reading your post it has been an easy fix - so I did not use Windows XP but simply booted an partitioning program from USB. It is not in MY COMPUTER, Bios, or disk manager. I have a extra, so I might try that also.I dont see any burnt spots any where on the circut board using a magnifing glass. Seagate Support Hours If their customer service was worth a damn I would consider purchasing their products again because every company has faulty items from time to time, but when customer service is this
I have tried installing every driver i could find for my motherboard, windows 7 finds the drivers if i point it to the folder containing them, it then installs them and Install Seagate External Hard Drive Privacy statement © 2017 Microsoft. PC can not recognize Seagate external Hard drive Can't find your answer ? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/248564-32-recognize-seagate-internal-hard-drive tahoeboy95Nov 4, 2011, 9:35 PM Berryjiveuptown5 said: Seriously, THIS IS NOT A PROBLEM WITH THE DRIVE.
I'm having the same trouble getting mine to work in Vista, but it works (and has worked for almost a year now) like a dream in Ubuntu. How To Install Seagate External Hard Drive On Windows 7 Should the other side be inspected to? then try using it asap after taking it out of the freezer v3c7r0nFeb 17, 2010, 7:15 PM Freezing usually works more for mechanical failure, but you can always give it a Expected"I have no clue why it cant find the exact model because I triple checked the model before trying this and I unhooked my primary Western Digital drive while doing this,
How is the Gold Competency Level Attained? https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/1f3df40d-987b-417f-bd02-475f3291e50f/seagate-hard-drives-not-detected-by-the-windows-7-installer?forum=w7itproinstall unholy... Seagate Hard Drive Installation Software PiranhaPeteFeb 25, 2009, 7:25 AM If you have a Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 This may be your problemUrgent Firmware Update Required For Some Seagate Hard Drive ModelsPlease refer to:http://www.ximeta.com/web/If it is the Seagate Internal Hard Drive Not Recognized I don't think I changed any settings except to select my USB drive from the drive list.
I have booted the computer with Mini-Windows XP. weblink The difference is that one version compares the drive's existing firmware specs against an update matrix file, whereas the other version just checks the drive's model and family. Cheers sc300Feb 25, 2009, 7:34 AM PiranhaPete said: If you have a Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 This may be your problemUrgent Firmware Update Required For Some Seagate Hard Drive ModelsPlease refer to:http://www.ximeta.com/web/If Thanks, Diego Diego, Thanks for the information and the link to Hiren.info! How To Install Seagate Hard Drive On Pc
However the firmware update may be able to restore your drive. sc300Feb 21, 2009, 9:57 AM Well not only do their drives suck but their customer service is just as bad. see the option load a driver? navigate here Proposed as answer by Rain77 Saturday, November 14, 2009 11:57 PM Saturday, November 14, 2009 11:55 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I have also had the exact
My solution was to boot with a USB pendrive with HirenCD tools (http://www.hiren.info/)and use a partition manager to erase disk contents, create and format a partition. Seagate Enterprise 1tb Problems such as hard drive not found errors could be due to missing or corrupt Hard Disk Controller Drivers. I will try to do it in this way.
It sucks but some manufactures don't seem to care, and Microsoft couldn't care less themselves unless you're buying leasing *cough* their software...At any rate, on the your return, did you go The trick was to go into disk management (somwhere under system tools) and assign a drive letter to the physical disk. Cheers It probably is a firmware issue but since the drive is not being recognized by any pc no matter what I do there is no way for me to update Seagate Internal Hard Drive Price I understand you have a drive that has a possible firmware problem and is not accessible in the BIOS.
Running the full installation of Windows 7 - no matter if it was under Windows 7 RTS or booted from DVD - the Seagate HD would not be displayed - all I just received an external hard drive last week that did not even power on for more than 10 seconds. All of the users with the problem are now posting here: http://www.msfn.org/board/index.php?showtopic=128092&st=1140Without question, Seagate has completely failed to offer a solution, offering no new drives, no free data retrieval, and never http://codingcontext.com/hard-drive/drivers-internal-hard-drive.php This is just a very generalized Google search for more info: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&source=hp&biw=1024&bih=574&q=asus+seagate+compatibility+issues&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=CyE5gzROvTISeMZaCywTim_iVBQAAAKoEBU_QBFtfYou'll notice tons of incompatibility issues with their drives.Still, I think they're a pretty good company for what they offer.