Question about E-Machines T3985 PC Desktop
Windows has plug and play system.unplug drive.switch computer on then off,plug in h drive.switch on and windows should see it
hold del button down switch on and bios will show if it sees it
Posted on Jul 04, 2010
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 26, 2015 | Computers & Internet
Mar 03, 2014 | Computers & Internet
Dec 23, 2012 | Toshiba HDDR320E04XW 320 GB USB Hard Drive
Apr 15, 2011 | Computers & Internet
Feb 13, 2011 | Transcend StoreJet 320 GB USB 20 Hard...
Ensure that the hard disk is installed properly in the laptop. The drive cannot be formatted before it is installed, or if it's not installed correctly.
Gather the required software. The type of media will depend on the hardware in your laptop. Older computers without a CD-ROM drive, will require the use of the operating system floppy disks. Laptops that can run Windows XP require the installation CD and product key. Older versions of Windows also have disk-formatting capability in the installation process, and the installation media is either a CD or floppy disk.
Place the installation disk or manufacturer software in the drive and then boot the computer. Early in the installation process, the Windows installer has a step that will detect any installed hard disks and allow for them to be formatted. The software from the disk manufacturer will also detect the hard disk and give you the option to format the drive.
Determine which file system is to be used. Windows XP will either work on a NTFS file system or an older VFAT file system. Choose the desired file system when prompted.
Decide whether the whole disk should be formatted or if the disk will be partitioned and each partition to be formatted separately. The Windows installer includes a menu-driven utility that will create hard disk partitions before formatting. If the hard disk is being formatted to replace an existing Windows installation, delete the existing partitions and re-create them.
Format the hard disk with the Windows installer when prompted. The Windows installer will let you know when it is time to format the disk and ask for confirmation.
this should help you.
Nov 28, 2010 | Computers & Internet
May 06, 2010 | Computers & Internet
Nov 13, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Aug 27, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite L300D-ST3501 Notebook
Apr 04, 2009 | Western Digital Elements powered by WD 320...
Jul 16, 2018 | Option Computers & Internet
61 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: