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Boi May 26, 2016 at 4:22 am Hi, Thanks for your great idea But my External HDD memory is not show. The drives are not broken because I have tried two different drives, one brand new, tried every one of the 10 USB ports on my computer. Back to top #4 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 16,501 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:31 PM Posted 04 August 2014 - 08:49 PM If you still have a problem with the HDD being About half an hour later, the hard drive failed audibly and the laptop... this content

Reply Mr. I have lots of data in my disk. I was not aware that that would happen and uh, ya i lost everything Reply Eshan October 26, 2016 at 6:26 am Can the steps be followed for a hard disk.And It is recognized on my other desk top computers. http://windowssecrets.com/forums/showthread.php/144570-External-HD-works-on-one-computer-not-on-another

External Hard Drive Shows Up On One Computer But Not Another Mac

Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Won't work. -Restart my machine. First, unplug the drive from your USB port and try plugging it into another USB port on your computer. Reply Brian February 5, 2016 at 2:38 am Sorry, I had a new drive and did not need to worry about data.

Reply Greg June 15, 2016 at 7:56 pm If the volume is cross hatched as mine was since it was one formatted in Ubuntu; I simply deleted the volume, and started what OS is on each machine? Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

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Most Liked Posts oxband, Jul 21, 2011 oxband macrumors regular Joined: Sep 10, 2009 #1 So, I have this two year old 320GB toshiba external HD. Hard Drive Works On One Mac But Not Another Reply Scott Brown November 18, 2015 at 10:25 am My Win 7 is refusing to accept any USB thumb drives. Thank you Reply Mike January 9, 2016 at 8:45 pm I can see the drive and open it on a mac however windows 8 will not open it. my company Reply rajendra September 3, 2016 at 7:47 am thanks..

I have tried reinstalling the drivers to no avail. External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Windows 10 Re formating as i write this!.. Awaiting reply. I've tried this drive/enclosure with and without the power cable portion from the external drive.

Hard Drive Works On One Mac But Not Another

Reply Candy Ray December 7, 2015 at 2:37 am If the device driver is old or broken, then computer can not recognize the USB interfaces. More hints Just waiting for another chance to borrow my bro's external HDD since he's using it atm. External Hard Drive Shows Up On One Computer But Not Another Mac Reply Masud Shorif April 8, 2016 at 8:11 am Going into the disk management and then formatting did the job for my ssd drive. External Hard Drive Only Works On One Mac all of them with Windows 7, both 32 and 64 bits.

Did you try different ports on her laptop? news I have a 6 foot USB 3 extension cable running from the USB 3 card on the desktop to my desk, in which I'm plugging the SSD/enclosure with its cable. Then the name shows up in one of the drives. Reply Idan August 3, 2016 at 7:28 pm You are great. External Hard Drive Works On Laptop But Not Desktop

I believe the the drive is already erased, does Delete Volume erase the information so I can format it or does it delete the existing partition? If the newer drive H: is a physical drive you'll probably be quicker to just disconnect it and deal with switching the external drive to X: via disk management and then this worked. have a peek at these guys have a nice moments.

Thanks a lot for given a nice solution . November 12, 2015 at 7:46 pm Your directions ROCKED! my WD element 2tb hard drive fell down, it just fell from the table and there are no scratches or any particles in hard disk are moving ..

Note that everything except C: has no file system listed.

Reply atp February 22, 2016 at 1:02 am BIG issues! No noise, etc. Just selected "online" as it was "offline" (for whatever reason-I don't know). Mine's WD My Passport Ultra 1TB Reply Jon August 26, 2016 at 2:50 am You might consider warning people about the risk of erasing all of their data higher up on

Says that it's not initialized. I haven't used my hard drive in years because it was malfunctioning but this fixed it thank you! share|improve this answer answered Nov 5 '12 at 17:55 Daniel Agans 564 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Just to add to Daniel's explanation for the less wise who check my blog Look through it and other than your USB mouse ,keyboard, and printer delete any vendor specific devices like flash drives.

Thank you for the help. Note that this process will erase the files on your external drive. Reply Brian Probetts August 4, 2016 at 10:15 am Brilliant! Plugged it into other Macs with 10.5 and it worked fine.

The odd problem is this : My external 1TB seagate USB+ HDD 5400rpm works on laptops well. I checked in diskmgmt. Cannot INSERT Into Newly Created Column Can lack of planning railroad players?