Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: External Hard Drive Problem

24 May 2010   #21

Windows 7 Ultimate Home 64

I had to remind him *eye roll* He just picked it up and is off to go put it into his brother's computer. Will update when I hear.

So he cant put it in the computer, apparently they're different. So I guess we'll have to get the kit.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Apr 2011   #22

Windows 7 x64
Similiar problem although i fixed mine

Hi I ran test disk along with Westerdigi diagnostics tool nothing helped i have a similar device *adapter* from the previous posts however i also placed a pin on 5-6 and my drive shows up now on my system as an external drive Hope this helps
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 External Hard Drive Problem

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
External Hard Drive problem
When I connect my 1TB Buffalo MiniStation to my PC, -it does not show up on 'My computer'. The 'safely remove device' option is there. The device is also visible in Disk Management. I googled around for some time and the most common solution offered by others was to assign a drive letter to the...
Hardware & Devices
External Hard Drive Problem :(
:( I think Mere Hard Drive mai Virus hai. Hard Drive ki space y show kar rai hai k external hard mai data hai . but in folder wo show nai ho rha ...... My Hard drive show data space in properties . But Data not show in drive . I this Its virus. Kindly recomend good Antivirus software :(:(:(
Hardware & Devices
External hard drive problem
My Xternal hard drive that I have had for awhile,is being dropped while I am using it.Then when I go back to open it again,it is not even listed on my computer. I have windows 7 ultimate 64.It is a small drive HDDgear is the name.I have un plugged it and tried it on another computer with XP and it...
Hardware & Devices
WD External hard drive problem from no where?
Ok. Well my external hard drive is about 3 months old. I have videos, pictures and my itunes library on it. It has been working without a flaw up until now. I plug it in, type in password, click the vid or pic I wanna view and i get "discovering" or "cant find file/cant read file or cant read...
Hardware & Devices
External Hard drive problem
I have a 2.5 sata 250gb hard drive from a laptop with a broken screen. I bought a enclosure for it so I could use it as a external hard drive. During the process of backing up and clean up I apparantly deleted something important because it started saying the drives (the hard drive has a recovery...
Hardware & Devices
External Hard Drive Problem
I have an external hard drive and I plug it in and the computer recognizes it and it appears in My Computer as drive J, but when I try to save something to it I get the following error: I'm logged in as administrator and have never gotten this error message before help! Edit: If I drag the...
Hardware & Devices

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:02.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App