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HP DV9200 series AMD Cant recognize new samsung 500 Gb hard drive, is there a boot able patch to run for BIOS currently have F.40 Bios.


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F.40 is the latest bios for this system (it just came out Aug 2008).
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\015\012If you have one of the model that supports 2 drives and the problem is that it does not show up in windows, you probably don't have a bios problem.
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\015\012Right click on My Computer - or just Computer if you have Vista
\015\012Select Manage
\015\012A Computer Mangerment windows will open.
\015\012Click on Disk Management
\015\012The attached drives will now appear on the right.
\015\012Do you see an unidentified drive, no drive letter etc?
\015\012Right click on it and initialize the drive, now create a partition and format the drive.
\015\012You can also assign it a drive letter.
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\015\012Now you should be able to see the drive in My Computer (or Computer)
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