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Aaron Lira
09-25-2009, 12:23 PM
http://img87.imageshack.us/img87/2311/89444286.png

is not visible under my computer..... thank you if any one can help


ooo and i dont have vista thats on my sis laptop

renegadeafk
09-25-2009, 12:58 PM
You need to give it a drive letter, in the partition manager right click the drive and in the menu choose "change drive letters and paths"

It doesn't show up in explorer unless it has a letter :)

http://imgur.com/Ikerr.png

Aaron Lira
09-25-2009, 02:21 PM
i get a error i tried that

http://img338.imageshack.us/img338/70/52549670.png

http://img180.imageshack.us/img180/2778/56359158.png

i tried all does in the error

pwng4lf
09-25-2009, 03:22 PM
Have you tried formatting it?

Aaron Lira
09-25-2009, 03:25 PM
Have you tried formatting it?

yes i have

pwng4lf
09-25-2009, 03:32 PM
You might want to try and running some hard drive diagnostics on it, if the diagnostics can at least recognize it, to determine if there might be a problem with the drive.

Aaron Lira
09-25-2009, 03:39 PM
You might want to try and running some hard drive diagnostics on it, if the diagnostics can at least recognize it, to determine if there might be a problem with the drive.

it works on windows xp/vista is nothing wrong im just going to go back to windows vista i just hook my other 250gb in to back up for now

pwng4lf
09-25-2009, 03:43 PM
Oh, that's weird

marie pavie
09-25-2009, 04:06 PM
Do you need to reboot it?

Aaron Lira
09-25-2009, 04:18 PM
Do you need to reboot it?

what do u mean maybe if i can install a OS on the drive and some how read the files from win 7 and tranfer them to this drive

i tried installing 7 on the drive just to tranfer files but i cant install 7 on usb drives/firewire

marie pavie
09-25-2009, 04:24 PM
Was just saying it's possible that you'd need to reboot for the OS to see a newly partitioned/formatted drive.