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Windows 7: Problem with removable hard disk

24 Apr 2009   #1

Windows 7 Build 7100
Problem with removable hard disk

I have a HP nx7400 laptop, and i want to connect my 250 gb hard disk, but when i connect it, the windows is unable to find drivers for it. It says unknown device . So any suggestion guys???
By the way i have the same problem in build 7077 and 7100

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27 Apr 2009   #2

7 Ultimate x64 RTM 7600.16385

what kind of external is? i had a problem with one WesternDigital, i resolved by installing an wd application. look a this WD 1TB not recognized
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