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Cannot reinstall new os, seem my hard drive is not detected by os

Where can i find the sata drive, because i cannot install the new os on my acer aspire m1640, my hard driver was detected on the BIOS, BUT its failed during the installation proses

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    Ben Wabnick May 11, 2010

    Your hard drive will be in one of the slots toward the front of the tower. Take the side panel off and look at the slots toward the front. The top would be the dvd drive and then somewhere underneath that will be the hard drive, just trace out the sata cable and the power conector cables.




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