The hard drive is not formatted or partitioned and comes without an operating system (OS) installed, therefore not yet bootable. To use as a system disk you will need to install an OS on it using a full Operating System Install Disc (recovery media may not be appropriate). Please make sure you set the boot priority correctly in your computers BIOS before installing from the CD/DVD/USB drive. During the installation your drive will be partitioned, formatted and OS will be installed on it; just simply follow instructions appearing on the screen. No operating system or operating system install disc is included.
It is the buyers responsibility to obtain the desired operating system. This listing is for 5X extensively tested fully working desktop Hard Drive. Usually there is an easy solution to the problem and we will do our best to find it. If after our support you still wish to send the product back we will assist you with the return process.Outside the core working hours answering may take longer. Thank you for your interest. Product images are illustrations only. We will do our best to assist you in a timely manner. The item "5 X JOB LOT HITACHI 2TB DESKTOP 3.5 HDD HARD DRIVE SATA II 3GBS 7200 RPM 32MB" is in sale since Sunday, June 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Computers/Tablets & Networking\Drives, Storage & Blank Media\Hard Drives (HDD, SSD & NAS)\Internal Hard Disk Drives". The seller is "wizeltd" and is located in Birmingham. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.