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Windows 7: Laptop Compaq CQ58 won't recognize Spire external HDD

21 May 2015   #1
Melly

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
Laptop Compaq CQ58 won't recognize Spire external HDD

Hi, I have a problem with an external HDD Spire. My laptop won't recognize the driver. When I plug it it my USB port the driver's light turns on and I can hear some noise from it but Windows won't prompt me and it doesn't show in my computer. I have a Compaq CQ58 laptop, windows 7 32.

I checked in Computer Management and it doesn't show the drive there. I checked in Device Manager to see if I have an update issue but it only shows my internal HDD.

I hooked to another laptop Toshiba and it's showing, same windows 7 32bit.

Please help, I need to use it really fast for a project.


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22 May 2015   #2
paul1149

Linux Lite 2.8 x64 (full-featured, fast, rock-solid)
 
 

Do other devices work in that usb port?
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