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Windows 7: HDD Not Working After Being Shipped

14 Mar 2018   #1
iron7

7 64
 
 
HDD Not Working After Being Shipped

I'm getting a "Please insert a disk into removable disk" message when accessing this external drive, which shows up in win explorer. Using Windows 7 x64.

The drive is definitely spinning up/down, apparently smoothly. The drive has data on it I would like to access. Not sure what could be wrong at this point.

I had titled the volume, but now it shows up as a generic "removable drive" type label in explorer.


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15 Mar 2018   #2
samuria

win 8 32 bit
 
 

It could be the disk USB port or USB interface can you put it in a PC to test?
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15 Mar 2018   #3
iron7

7 64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by samuria View Post
It could be the disk USB port or USB interface can you put it in a PC to test?
It is also not recognized when in the pc.
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16 Mar 2018   #4
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

What you mean by "HDD Not Working After Being Shipped"?
Open disk management and post an image of the whole screen.
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16 Mar 2018   #5
mrjimphelps

Linux Mint 18.2 xfce 64-bit (VMWare host) / Windows 8.1 Pro 32-bit (VMWare guest)
 
 

Boot into Linux Live and see if the drive is accessible in Linux.
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