How To Fix Hard Drive Not Detected?

What do I do if my hard drive is not detected?



Suggested clip · 113 seconds

How To Fix External Hard Disk Not Detecting In Windows (No Drive


Start of suggested clip

End of suggested clip

Why is my hard disk not detected?

The BIOS will not detect a hard disk if the data cable is damaged or the connection is incorrect. Serial ATA cables, in particular, can sometimes fall out of their connection. Be sure to check your SATA cables are tightly connected to the SATA port connection.

Why is my external hard drive not showing up?

So, verify if Disk Management tool can locate the external hard drive. Open Disk Management tool, go to Search, type diskmgmt. msc and press Enter. If the external drive is found listed in the Disk Management window, simply format it properly, so that it shows up next time you connect it to your PC.

How do I revive a dead hard drive?



Suggested clip 65 seconds

Revive a dead hard disk – YouTube


Start of suggested clip

End of suggested clip

Why can’t I initialize my hard drive?

Generally, if your disk shows not initialized, it’s probably caused by MBR corruption or physical damage. If your disk becomes unknown and not initialized and shows as unallocated space, you can initialize the disk and then recover data with EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard to fix the issue.