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Windows 7: Access Denied To My External Hard Drive Why ???


15 Jan 2013   #1

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Access Denied To My External Hard Drive Why ???

So it denies access to my external hard drive if you dont understand image is available with this link ( c6893eac99d66bab1f347168afd05335.png ) Need Help ASAP

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15 Jan 2013   #2

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Q: drive isn't your external drive - its the default drive assignment for the pre-installed Microsoft Office installation.

Post a screen capture image of your Disk Management screen here - attach it directly using the paperclip icon (see image below), not a 3rd party site please.

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15 Jan 2013   #3

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Sorry i didnt get that ?? that is a external hard drive which i hav bought but i will attache a image now


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15 Jan 2013   #4

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Please post a screencapture image of your Disk Management screen:

1. Click
2. Right-click My Computer
3. Click Manage
4. Click Disk Management under the Storage section.
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15 Jan 2013   #5

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sorry thats the wrong image here is the proper one


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15 Jan 2013   #6

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Ok so i have figured out that it was inserted into the wrong usb port now i have changed it and its recognised the drive and im able to open it in a normal way ima ge will be atteched


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15 Jan 2013   #7

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Your external disk is shown as E: - where do you get Q: from?
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15 Jan 2013   #8

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Yeh ik as i said i had it pluged in into the wrong port now its showing up properly
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15 Jan 2013   #9

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