Windows 10: How to check what Hard Drive you have on Windows 10

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    How to check what Hard Drive you have on Windows 10

    WinClub, Jan 15, 2020
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  2. little cat, Jan 15, 2020
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  3. Windows 10 won't boot with another hard drive

    Hi Bobby,

    Thanks for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    To assist you better, please provide details.

    1) On which hard drive, you are trying to install Windows 10?

    2) What is the size of the drive, where you are trying to install Windows 10?

    I would suggest you to perform Check Disk on your hard drive and check if it helps.

    Follow the below steps:


    • Press Windows + X on your keyboard.

    • Select Command Prompt (Admin).

    • Type the below commands.



      Cskdsk [drive letter]: /f /r

    Reply to us with the status of your issue, we will be happy to assist you.
     
    Santosh_Rai, Jan 15, 2020
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  4. How to check what Hard Drive you have on Windows 10

    Samsung M3 portable hard drive not getting recognised on Windows 10.

    Hi,

    Thank you for your response with the current status of the issue.

    To assist you better, please provide us the below information

    • Have you tried to uninstall and reinstall the external hard drive on the computer?
    • Are you logged into the Administrator Account while assigning the driver letter to the external hard drive?

    I recommend you to follow the steps below to update all the pending Windows updates and also try to reinstall the hard drive driver in the Device Manager. Check if it helps.

    Step 1: I suggest you to update all the pending Windows updates in the computer and check if it helps.

    1. Click on Start Menu.

    2. Then select Settings.

    3. Choose Update & security >
    Windows Update
    >Check for updates. Install any available updates and restart your PC if required.

    Step 2: I recommend you to uninstall and reinstall the Hard drive as suggested in the previous post. Also you can run Hardware and Device troubleshooter.

    Step 3: Then try to boot the computer in safe mode and check if the hard drive is getting recgonized in it or not.

    Start your PC in safe mode in Windows 10:

    http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows-10/start-your-pc-in-safe-mode

    Please get back to us with an update on issue in connecting External hard drive into Windows 10, we will be happy to help.

    Thank you.
     
    Nyima Yonten, Jan 15, 2020
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