Hard drive not detected in my computer

By faheem123
Feb 12, 2011
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  1. Hi I have a WD 320GB external hard drive..unfortunately I dropped it from my lap
    on a hard surface. Since then its not getting detected in my computer. The device though is detected in USB mass storage on the right bottom corner. I'm afraid perhaps my HDD is gone..I have important data stored in it..Is there any way that i can
    get it up & running. Would appreciate ur help.
  2. LookinAround

    LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491   +184

    See [post=720762]Troubleshoot: Windows Won't Recognize Your USB Hard Drive[/post] for things which may apply.. post back if any further question

    /* edit */
    If it comes down to taking the disk out of the enclosure, take a read HERE too

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