Re: Vista doesn't see my third hard drive
Hi, thanks for the reply.
There doesn't seem to be an option of assigning a drive letter. Under All
Tasks everything is shaded out except for 'delete volume'. The Disk is has
three or four partitions on it, so there should be a number of drive letters
> Redman UK wrote:
> > I have a new PC with Vista Home Premium and two non-RAID HDD working
> > beautifully. I have installed my back-up HDD from my previous PC to copy
> > over a large amount of data to the new drives but Vista won't let me.
> > The BIOS sees the 3rd drive as does Device Manager, but it won't show up in
> > My Computer. Disk Management shows it as online, active and healthy but
> > shaded out. Right clicking only gives the option of deleting the volume...
> My guess is that you need to assign a letter to that drive in Disk
> Manager. I'm not at a Vista machine now, but I believe you do that
> from one of the menus at the top of DM window.