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Diskmgmt shows only my (C:) drive. I don't think I'm going to be successful. Thank you. If when you plug a flashdrive into one of the front usb ports and you get a message about the Device not being able to run as fast as it's capable

help! I had solved my problem. Reply Yonas Christian January 24, 2017 at 10:49 pm How can I back the files up when the HDD isn't appearing on my computer? Today I tried to plug it into my work PC to get some files off it (Windows 8), and it wasn't recognized.

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You have to format it. Please help. ([email protected]) Reply Brian February 4, 2016 at 12:22 am >>>>NEW<<<>>> My SOLUTION<<<<< was to boot into a Linux thumb drive (Ubunto) and use the disk partition utility to reformat Note that this process will erase the files on your external drive.

I have tried these steps as listed, but my console will only recognize it as a media drive. I can see the drive, and it says working properly, but there's no way for me to open it, it seems thus far. Actually it was working properly a week ago but now when I connect it on my Lenovo laptop the sound that is connected and even the light on the hard disk External Hard Drive Not Working I believe the the drive is already erased, does Delete Volume erase the information so I can format it or does it delete the existing partition?

Sign up now. External Hard Drive Not Showing In Disk Management IM using windows but same problem. Reply Brian Probetts August 4, 2016 at 10:15 am Brilliant! Reply saurabh December 1, 2016 at 3:16 am it worked.....mine was showing healthy partition(online).

Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Search Sign Up Log In Home Forum How To Download News Encyclopedia High-Tech Health Sign Up Language English External Hdd Not Detected Right-click the device with a yellow exclamation mark, select Properties, and look at the error message. I'm sure you've been thinking as I have... Reply Aishvarya November 29, 2016 at 10:56 pm Hi, I tried entering diskmgmt.msc into the run window, but that isn't opening up anything.

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When I try to open up any folder, either My PC, or just Documents to get to the drive folder by the Most Recent tab at the left of the window, Laden... External Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 10 Reply muthu January 24, 2016 at 10:59 am Hi thank you for an easily understandable article so that even a person who is not tech savy can understand it. External Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management This WD Elements USB hard drive was working fine.

September 12, 2016 at 2:31 pm thanks for help..i manage it. http://magicnewspaper.com/external-hard/external-hard-drive-not-showing-on-my-computer.html because I've replaced the motherboard with a more healthy one but still second-hand (because of SD RAMs and ...). Thanks mate and have a good new year. solved External HD detected in disk management and device manager but still not showing up on my computer. External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Mac

Now, no issue on sleep or startup.Thank me later. It actually shows up, albeit with a delay of a minute or more. Thank you very much, the steps were really simple! If problem persists close disk management console, then restart management or restart computer".

Reply Srotalina April 17, 2016 at 2:02 pm My hard disk is recognised but it shows that its unallocated.on proceeding to next step,right clicking on it,the new simple volume is not External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 8 Thanks for the answer to the problem I was having also. My hard drive now showed up in My Computer.

It showed the USB icon on the taskbar.

The steps for initializing and formatting are as follows: Click on the Start Button, and then Right Click on Computer. If it works in one USB port but not another, you may have a dead USB port Dead USB Port? Reply to mwhetsto PaperdocJun 2, 2015, 4:12 AM mwhetsto, you're almost there.The newest versions of Windows combine two preparation steps into one, so many people no longer recognize the subtle distinctions. External Hard Drive Not Initialized Reply Brian February 5, 2016 at 2:38 am Sorry, I had a new drive and did not need to worry about data.

Log in om je mening te geven. Please someone help on this and save my data. Ehat could be the problem then? http://magicnewspaper.com/external-hard/external-hard-drive-and-my-computer.html Reply Aishvarya November 29, 2016 at 10:56 pm Hi, I tried entering diskmgmt.msc into the run window, but that isn't opening up anything.

I don't want to format it as it contains extremely important data. mc_mc_1008gmail.com thanks Reply Jim August 28, 2016 at 8:38 am Thank you!! Reply Lee January 19, 2016 at 3:23 pm hi Bruce, did you find a solution to your problem as i have the same thing and cant find how to resolve the FREE Tech Support 398.945 weergaven 3:30

Service & Repair We're your trusted local service and repair professionals. I'm sure there are other options, but another OS is what really worked for me. Reply muthu January 24, 2016 at 10:59 am Hi thank you for an easily understandable article so that even a person who is not tech savy can understand it. I tried to look up how to reformat it, but realized it was going to delete my files.

Actually it was working properly a week ago but now when I connect it on my Lenovo laptop the sound that is connected and even the light on the hard disk It was defaulting to a quick scan i was heartbroken. If you see a yellow exclamation mark, you have a driver problem. Reply Dustin April 27, 2016 at 12:30 am I've been trying to fix a bricked 320 GB Seagate drive...

I followed the steps to find the drive on Disk Management and it is there, with a Healthy(Partition). How can we help? Making sure the empty drive is not hidden - open the Control Panel and select Appearance and Personalization. Please, someone out there help me!!

But there is another problem with external disc with its power supply.