Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX260 PC Desktop ?

Trying to copy harddrive to another harddrive. want to move to larger drive. problem is optiplex gx260 convertible desktop only shows 1 harddrive in my computer. only a c drive shows up. the secondary drive shows up in hardware listings but cannot be opened from there. I have jumpers set for master and slave. on startup, device is found, but never goes to hard disk drives under my computer. system did not come with os system disk. does anyone know how to clone to bigger drive without being sble


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To clone a disc , acronis true image home is a very good software . A free software based on it is available from seagate called as disc wizard but it will only work with seagate drives. about hard drive not being detected , try upgrading your bios . Some bios dont detect new higher capacity harddrives. Do tell what is your drive capacity.
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