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I put 1GIG WD second hard drive in my M7250n Pavalion but the system won't recognize it as a drive. Device manager and Set-up both recognize it and device manager says it is working properly. What do I need to do to identify the new drive in "My Computer"? Dose this computer support that size drive?

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Right-click my computer select manage. on the tree on the left look for disk management. You may need to initialize the drive, and then create volume and format the volume. If you are no expert, use the defaults for everything.

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Go to settings, control panel, Administrative Tools and Computer Management.
Select Disk Management and format the drive.

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