Good Luck Helpful +7 Report dungeoneer 4Posts Thursday January 3, 2013Registration date January 20, 2013 Last seen Jan 3, 2013 at 03:06 AM I also have had similar problems with windoze Reply Doug Noyce August 19, 2015 at 7:36 pm I have 7 external drives. http://www.seagate.com/support/downloads/seatools/ Western Digital DataLifeguard Diagnostic Fujitsu (Toshiba) Diagnostic Utility You can also read my previous post on checking your hard drive for errors for more information and more tools to test My drive was recognised for about 5 mins this morning but then automatically decided it wasnt recognised anymore then dissapeared. have a peek here
If the drive doesn’t work on any computer you plug it into — be sure to check whether it appears in the computer’s Disk Management window — the drive itself is The second was a new 3TB drive. Reply Cherry Rose May 9, 2016 at 2:10 pm This is utterly useless. this worked.
Cheers Bill Reply Nausath January 1, 2017 at 10:20 am even after connecting the External hard disk , my Disk management not showing the external device... Reply David Webb March 25, 2016 at 5:07 am Of course this will erase all files on your drive, please backup files from external drive before you do this... Boi May 26, 2016 at 4:22 am Hi, Thanks for your great idea But my External HDD memory is not show.
My smart tv recognized my external hard drive, but my laptop didn't. Please note that this will erase all contents of the drive. WD does not provide data recovery services. External Hdd Not Detected Windows can’t read these file systems.
Is there any way i can repair it without formatting it? External Hard Drive Not Showing In My Computer I can see the drive in the Disk Management. The USB ports all work fine. Why do all of you always start with at least the second step, even the third or fourth?
I have 2 Seagates and they work fine. External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Mac Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - The plot thickens... I had tried to find the answer in other forums, but nothing had work for me. Loaded w8.1 and the drive was not recognized there.
and also some say that sony tv recognizes only hard drive upto 500 gb and not 1 tb. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/what-to-do-if-your-external-hard-drive-does-not-show-in-my-computer.59682/ Reply rmeaks November 12, 2015 at 8:08 pm thanks a million! External Hard Drive Not Showing Windows 10 The drive should then be recognized by other devices when you connect it to them. External Hard Drive Not Showing In Disk Management They said try plugging directly into a sata port in my pc and see if it was recognised.
I have 4 USB slots and I have tried them all with the same results. navigate here Interestingly, the data part of the partitioned drive is now MS-DOS (FAT) instead of OS X Extended.Does this make a difference to my options? If the drive shows up here, but not in Windows Explorer, you might have to assign a drive letter to the disk. If data recovery is required, please visit one of our data recovery partners. External Hard Drive Not Showing Up In Disk Management
The pc could see the drive but said it needed formatting. Windows - Device Manager Sometimes old drivers can cause a device to malfunction when connected to Windows. Reply Amir May 12, 2016 at 9:37 pm thank you. http://invisibledetector.net/external-hard/new-external-hard-drive.html Even I am facing same issue.
any suggestions? External Hard Drive Not Working I tested the voltage of the motherboard USB2 pins using a simple multimeter had been set on 20volt DC and it showed about 4.6v. any suggestions?
I plugged it into my friends computer and it had no problems. I've become addicted to "The Walking Dead". I graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, GA in 2002 with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. External Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac Reply Pedro February 9, 2016 at 1:21 pm It worked :D Thanks!
Reply Tara Ollis November 6, 2015 at 1:25 am Thanks for the easy to follow steps- fixed my problem fast! If the drive is not seen by Disk Management or will not initialize. The same thing happens in the device manager section. this contact form How can I do this if I can't get the drive recognised?
The light is not coming on and isn't being picked up by my pc or laptop.