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Windows 7: Win7 doesn't see external SSD, but Win10 does

01 May 2017   #1

Windows 7 64bit
Win7 doesn't see external SSD, but Win10 does

Hi all-

I've got a 500GB Samsung external drive in a case that I will be using for a laptop cloning operation.

I can't get this thing to show when plugged into the laptop with Win7 Enterprise on it.

Not in BIOS, not in device manager, nowhere.

Pops right up when plugged into Win10.

Any ideas?


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01 May 2017   #2

Windows 7 64bit

Got it. Power > USB > Suspend > Disable

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03 May 2017   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit

Good to know. Thanks for reporting. We learn a lot from user experiences.
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 Win7 doesn't see external SSD, but Win10 does

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