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Windows 7: how to access data on external hard drive

13 Jan 2010   #1
aBoppa

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how to access data on external hard drive

Have just installed Windows 7 on a dual boot with Windows XP. Can not seem to get to display the material on that external HD. See this HD indicated in Devices and Printers and can click on the properties for this. How do I display the partitions, folders, etc. on this HD as I can in Windows XP???


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13 Jan 2010   #2
ccatlett1984

 

First, is the drive connected via USB, eSATA or Firewire?
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13 Jan 2010   #3
aBoppa

Windows 7/Windows XP
 
 

It is an ACOM data 80GB connected via a USB cable.
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18 Jan 2010   #4
aBoppa

Windows 7/Windows XP
 
 
How to access data on external hard drive

I took the suggestions from several posters on another thread. It looks like the internal HD within this external enclosure has quit on me. Fortunately, much of the data is on two other former internal HDs. THANX for your responses!.
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