Examples: Monday, today, last week, Mar 26, 3/26/04

250Gb drive not recognised

jb2012jb2012 Posts: 3Member

Hi I have an Acer T135 -S870 and would like to install a 250 Gb SATA drive but it is not recognised in the Bios or through Linux Mint that is installed at present on my 80Gb drive in the T135-S870

 

Could you help me please in solving this problem.

FAQ & Answers

  • IronFlyIronFly Posts: 18,252ACE Trailblazer
    Have you tried to connect only the new hdd with the same cable of the old HDD?
    I'm not an Acer employee.
  • jb2012jb2012 Posts: 3Member

    IronFly wrote:
    Have you tried to connect only the newhdd with the same cable of the oldHDD?

    Yes that was the first thing I tried. I know the drive is OK because I removed it from another Acer PC I have (the one I am using to reply to you) I installed a SSD drive into this one which has Windows 7 Home Premium on.

     

    I think I will try and put the 250Gb back into the Windows 7 PC just to see if it is recognised.

     

     

    Edit:15:00pm 9/11/2014

     

    Disk is recognised on other PC with windows but not on the PC with Linux Mint!!!

Sign In or Register to comment.

Who's Online204

brummyfan2
brummyfan2
Choudhary
Choudhary
ColonelMcSwain
ColonelMcSwain
da447m
da447m
DrAether
DrAether
EdimRgames
EdimRgames
Frank_O
Frank_O
HaPe26
HaPe26
JackE
JackE
Latsidor26
Latsidor26
LogXx
LogXx
LudwinGTZ
LudwinGTZ
Meinxxi
Meinxxi
Saifudheen
Saifudheen
sephii88
sephii88
smartinez281
smartinez281
WEX
WEX
+187 Guests

Join in, share your experience!

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!

New Here?

Register to get all the benefits of being a member! Get social and introduce yourself in our Welcome Forum, or learn about our ACE Program and What's Happening at Acer.

Intel Extreme KAtowise 2019
Predator Join the forum discussions on our
Predator line of products.
Find out about the Acer ACE program.