|make sure HDD is recognized in the BIOS.|
get into bios by pressing delete on booting up your pc.
Make sure its all corect. Save and exit.
once the system is booted.
Open Computer Management by clicking the Start button , clicking Control Panel, clicking System and Maintenance, clicking Administrative Tools, and then double-clicking Computer Management. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.
In the Navigation pane, click Disk Management
Find the HDD and format it by right clicking
Wait for format to finish
Assign it a drive letter.
Reboot and it should be working fine.