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Cannot find external harddrive

By wryth
Jul 27, 2011
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  1. Hi guys, I've been reading this forum for some help but cannot seem to find anything as my problem (or multiple problems) seems to be quite specific.

    The problem:
    During the creation of a 30GB FAT32 partition on my brand new IOMEGA 1.5tb desktop external harddrive the power cable was unwittingly disconnected and the partition failed. Since that time I have been unable to find the harddrive on my system.

    What I've tried so far:
    I've tried searching 'My Computer', 'Disk Management', and 'Device Manager', none of them are showing up anything ( they were showing the device perfectly before the incident ). I have also attempted to use the harddrive on a laptop of mine but to no avail. I've attempted to find out if UPnP is enabled on my Bios menu but for some reason this menu keeps softlocking/hardlocking and I must manually restarted the computer. I have also shut down all power to the computer for about an hour and the problem persists.

    Any help would be most appreciated.
    Thanks!!:)
     
  2. wryth

    wryth TS Rookie Topic Starter

    problem fixed

    i had to buy another hard drive :p
     


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