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Windows 7: Cannot open Hard Drive!

02 Oct 2012   #1
TheGrantFitz

Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 8 Proffesional x64, Windows XP Proffesional x64, Ubuntu 12.10
 
 
Cannot open Hard Drive!

My external hard drive cannot be read on my 7 PC but can be identified on my XP.

When I right click it, it says "Explore" in dark grey, but "Properties" is recognizing it only as a USB device. Help will be appreciated!




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02 Oct 2012   #2
ashleyg

Windows 7 Professional x64, SP1
 
 

You probably need to assign it a Drive Letter via disk management for it to be recognized by the system.
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