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RE: Inspiron 7000 Gaming (7567) - Problem adding 2nd hard drive

Sure, see the transcript below of formatting the Intel SSD.  After performing this, I put it back in the 7567 and it does not show up in BIOS or Windows.  Screenshots below.

PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> diskpart

Microsoft DiskPart version 10.0.15063.0

Copyright (C) Microsoft Corporation.

On computer: TMCMURRY3420

DISKPART> list disk

 Disk ###  Status         Size     Free     Dyn  Gpt
 
--------  -------------  -------  -------  ---  ---
 D
isk 0    Online          119 GB      0 B        *
 
Disk 1    Online          335 GB   335 GB        *

DISKPART> select disk 1

Disk 1 is now the selected disk.

DISKPART> clean

DiskPart succeeded in cleaning the disk.

DISKPART> list disk

 Disk ###  Status         Size     Free     Dyn  Gpt
 
--------  -------------  -------  -------  ---  ---
 
Disk 0    Online          119 GB      0 B        *
* Disk 1    Online          335 GB   335 GB

DISKPART> create partition primary

DiskPart succeeded in creating the specified partition.

DISKPART> format fs=ntfs quick label=spare

 100 percent completed

DiskPart successfully formatted the volume.

DISKPART> assign letter=y

DiskPart successfully assigned the drive letter or mount point.

DISKPART> list volume

  Volume ###  Ltr  Label        Fs     Type        Size     Status     Info
 
----------  ---  -----------  -----  ----------  -------  ---------  --------
 
Volume 0     D                       DVD-ROM         0 B  No Media
 
Volume 1     C                NTFS   Partition    118 GB  Healthy    Boot
 
Volume 2         Recovery     NTFS   Partition    450 MB  Healthy    Hidden
 
Volume 3                      FAT32  Partition    100 MB  Healthy    System
* Volume 4     Y   spare        NTFS   Partition    335 GB  Healthy

View from BIOS


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