macintosh hd cannot find -iMac 2011, 21.5"

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Hello,
I have a imac and I Yesterday I tried to install it using boot camp windows
Installation was not successful, then a strange thing happened, I can not find the hdd, and the computer is not increased.
I was sure that the problem is due to the HDD but because of the coincidence I'm not sure that's the problem.
I would be happy if you help me!
Thank you.
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2017 27" iMac, 10.5" iPad Pro, iPhone 8, iPhone 11, iPhone 12 Mini, Numerous iPods, Monterey
You're not going to get much help without providing us with additional information.

We're assuming you were trying to install Windows on your 21.5" 2011 iMac. Tell us how you were installing Windows? Did you use a Windows DVD? What version of Windows were you trying to install? And what version of OS X are you running on your iMac?
 
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Looks like the OP was trying to run an install from an external drive or thumb drive. If so you must use your iMac's optical drive.
 
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Missing HDD

I have also tried to install windows 10 (Beta version) using a 16Gb memory stick and bootcamp and now have a useless HDD I managed to get the system to see the drive through starting and running from an external HDD the drive is reported as having ZERO capacity unformated and can do absoluteley nothing with it my operating system is Yosemite my iMac is a late 2012 21.5 2.7:Gh model Can someone please inform us how to recover or do we need to replace the HDD
 
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