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easy go usb 2.0 to ide adapter

By tect75
Jul 12, 2006
  1. have the easy go usb 2.0 to ide adapter. hooked up a hard disk inm which the windows is\nstallation crapped out on me. just trying to off load some data and then plan to format and reinstall fresh. i have the device hooked up. however windows xp will not assign a drive letter. i can see the maxtor hard drive in the device manager however it wont assign a drive letter so i cant access the device. any ideas whats wrong here?
     
  2. PyrettaBlaze

    PyrettaBlaze TS Rookie

    What format is it saying the partition is in?
     
  3. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,682   +393

    There are a couple things in this thread you may want to try:
    http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic60377.html

    Its not the IDENTICAL problem, but it is pretty close. Specifically you may want to try diskpart from the command prompt and assigning that way.
     
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