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External hard disk not recognized

By Nazeeb
Sep 22, 2008
  1. Hi,
    I have Toshiba Roco Sata HDD 160GB external Hard Disk.It works fine.Unfortunately it fell down and its not showing any drive letters.I had data around 100 GB.Can anyone please help me to resolve this issue.
    Thanks
     
  2. LookinAround

    LookinAround TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 8,398   +169

    see this thread

    First things,

    - Check with Disk Management Consel
    - Uninstall reinstall drivers

    and, btw. when you connect drive for detection, don't plug in a "hot" cable when testing. Best to let computer detect the power off/power on transition from my experience
     
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