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USB Not showing up in Explorer

By Caprina
Sep 3, 2007
  1. I have an odd situation. My USB device flashes in Explorer but then goes away. It is trying to take an empty drive letter so I don't understand why it isn't staying. Can anyone help!? Thanks!
     
  2. AlbertLionheart

    AlbertLionheart TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,026

    Is this an external hard drive? Is it formatted?
     
  3. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    Have you looked in Disk Management? (Rt Click on My Computer and choose Manage)

    Does it show up in there?

    BTW
    :wave:Welcome to TechSpot:wave:
     
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