Question about HP Pavilion dv9000z Notebook
I have an HP Pavilion dv9000 purchased in 2007, 17" widescreen with a 140 GB harddrive that is almost full. I purchased a 500 GB harddrive but my system will not acknowledge it. The hard drive works fine in an other computer. Is there a download, BIOS update, or something that will allow my computer to recognize the 500 GB hard drive? I live in South America so getting parts isn't easy.
It has to have SATA Hard Drive Connector DFHS22FR685, if you have this then I would try to format the hard drive to what your operating system is using, either NFTS or FAT32. The drive may not be properly formated for your system.
Posted on Jan 23, 2009
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