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Windows 7: Can't view laptop hdd files via usb adapter

11 Apr 2010   #1
staggbag33

windows 7 x86
 
 
Can't view laptop hdd files via usb adapter

have purchased an external hdd connector in which i can take my laptop hard drive out and plug the hdd into the connector gadget. This means i can connect my laptop harddrive to any computer via usb right??? But windows seven unsuccessfully installs the drivers?? and can't view any files on my laptop hdd, why is this. in my bios on my laptop the hdd is recognised and did not fail any tests


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11 Apr 2010   #2
staggbag33

windows 7 x86
 
 

usb unrecognisable''''......3
then says in the bubble, that one of the drives has malfunctioned??? WTF
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11 Apr 2010   #3
YakSipper

Win7
 
 

Visit the manufacturer's site for a driver. Download and install.
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11 Apr 2010   #4
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Is it an IDE laptop HD, or a SATA laptop HD ? Make & model of the adapter ? Do you have a pic of it or a link to it on the internet ?
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