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Windows 7: fitjusi/siemens storagebird external usb hard disk not seen

13 Feb 2013   #1
jacobfletcher

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
fitjusi/siemens storagebird external usb hard disk not seen

dear all,
just upgraded to win7 ultimae x64 i have a fitjusi/siemens 2TB EXTERNAL HARD DISK attached, this show up with other hard drive,cd drive etc. when i go to my computer screen. but i was not able to write or read from the fitjusi usb drive.i checked its format information this was FAT32, I then format it to NTFS., and from then it does not show up again. i have try it on other computer and it is not seen too. any information to format it back to FAT 32 again will be highly appreciated
regards
Jacob


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13 Feb 2013   #2
mitchell65

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

How did you upgrade to Win 7 Ultimate and what did you upgrade from?
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13 Feb 2013   #3
gregrocker
Microsoft MVP

 

Where did you get Win7? How is it activated?

Fill in your System Specs in bottom left hand of post.

Check your BIOS for updates, on the Support Downloads webpage for your model PC or mobo.

Run all Important and Optional Windows Updates, after enabling Automatically deliver drivers via Windows Update (Step 3) . Set Updates to Automatic.

If drive still isn't seen, install and run Partition Wizard Check File System
and Partition Wizard Partition surface test on the external.
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