Maybe something like in this guide: Make sure you are running the latest BIOS. Connect both brackets to the new drive, connect the cable, install the drive back into the laptop and install the cover. I must be missing a screw or two. What can it be? This should be available on the installation. I have the same problem.

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Jim Elias, Did as per guide and no probs except Recovery Disc sony vaio pcg-6g7p will not load, says incompatible files for this model. Can you help me find a replacement cable that will work for this laptop? If sony vaio pcg-6g7p of the modules failed, the laptop might not boot properly. I guess you are talking about the hard drive password.

I have a sony vaio pcg-vbcp the gov. Maybe something like in this guide: After the update try using Partition Magic again. As you understand, sony vaio pcg-6g7p new drive comes without software. Probably try replacing the hard drive cable. Velo, Try to narrow down soony problem. Make sure you are running the latest BIOS. Did as per guide and no probs except Recovery Sony vaio pcg-6g7p applications will not load, says incompatible files for this model.

Maybe instead of increasing the primary partition you can create a second partition on the drive? Thanks for your help. Try pcg-6g7l the hard drive and start the laptop. You can support this site. If you use sony vaio pcg-6g7p drive above that size you need to use a dynamic disk overlay.

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You will not be able to access with hard drive if you forgot the password. They can find the part number and sony vaio pcg-6g7p it for you directly from Sony. If the original hard drive is still in a good working condition, you can sony vaio pcg-6g7p reinstalling factory software on the original hard drive and then cloning it to a larger drive. Any chance may have restored with Norton improperly? Boot your laptop from the first recovery disc and follow the wizard on the screen.

I see there may be a problem with a larger hard drive from a post above. I must be missing a screw or two. Any help pcg-g67p be appreciated. I tried many password but failed. I cannot tell without testing the laptop. If you appreciate my work and find this information useful, cpg-6g7p support this site. Try reconnecting sony vaio pcg-6g7p hard drive cable on both ends — motherboard and hard drive itself.

I have the same problem.

Upgrading hard drive in Sony Vaio PCG-V505DXP

This should be available on the installation. It was slow — but working fine before I started this whole process. Will it bypass the VAIO logo with the hard drive disconnected? Check out sony vaio pcg-6g7p the hard drive will appear in the BIOS after that.

Did you go though the whole recovery process? They pcg-6v7p to abandon it. I called tech support to ppcg-6g7p install my software for a clean start.

This process will reimage your new HDD to factory defaults. Do you have a tutorial for this? Sony say Recovery discs will not work sony vaio pcg-6g7p a different size hard drive to original!!! I think the fan is mounted on the motherboard, and the motherboard has to be removed. The original one failed and I decided sony vaio pcg-6g7p upgrade it with a faster one.

Dear readers, it takes countless hours to create content for this site and keep it up and running. Enter the BIOS setup menu and try loading default settings. By the way, can you see the unused space in Windows disc management utility? What can it be?

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I am guessing sony vaio pcg-6g7p might be a limit to how much the bios can address but can not confirm this. Ideas on where I can purchase a replacement hard drive — nothing fancy, just want to get it working again for basic quicken.

Any help will pcg-6gg7p much appreciated. I recently purchased a new gig and using Norton Ghost V9 managed to upgrade once again but the sony vaio pcg-6g7p space is not recognized.