External hard disk not detecting

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bapurandive - Jul 11, 2012 at 02:17 AM
 sugars - Aug 15, 2014 at 12:24 PM
Hello,

I have 500 GB external drive, whenever I connect it to computer, it is not showing in my computer but it shows green indication to the right side of computer.

Please help


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Jul 11, 2012 at 08:54 AM
Hi,

Press on start+r at same time,type diskmgmt.msc then press on enter.Does the external device appear in disk management?If yes in which format?

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what if the disk is not displayed???


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The disk showing but it is showing as unallcoated.
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there is red dash on disk indication square.
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Jul 11, 2012 at 11:24 AM
Hi ,

I fear you need to format it or create new partition.Have you tried it on another computer ?what is the result?you may also try changing the external hard disk enclosure and give your feedback.

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mine shows a red arrow please help
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sunsu8281 Posts 1 Registration date Friday February 7, 2014 Status Member Last seen February 7, 2014
Feb 7, 2014 at 01:26 AM
pleasa help
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