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Windows 7: HDD shows in "Device Manager" but not in "DiskPart"or" Disk Management

29 Sep 2014   #1
imran1078

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 
HDD shows in "Device Manager" but not in "DiskPart"or" Disk Management

Hi Guys, any ideas how to access my external hard drive [TOSHIBA MK3029GACE] device manager can see it but it does not appear in disc management.

I use this HDD perfectly in my car HDD player. But when I try to connect it to my Laptop, it does not show up in disk management.

Please check the attached screen shot..

Thanks for the help....




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29 Sep 2014   #2
TVeblen

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1
 
 

Specs show that drive has a ATA-6 interface (P-ATA, or IDE). How are you connecting this drive to your laptop? Does the laptop have a PATA or SATA connection? Does it use an adapter?
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