Re: External Drive not showing in My Computer

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Subject: Re: External Drive not showing in My Computer
Posted by:  Mike Brearley (mike_brearleyDONTDO…@NOSPAMhotmail.com)
Date: Wed, 1 Mar 2006

The drive doesn't even show up after a reboot?

"Dirk-Thomas Brown" <youhadtoa…@hotmail.com> wrote in message
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> Windows 2000 server, fully service packed and also hotfixed. When adding a
> external 300 gigabyte USB hard drive, using Disk Management to partition
> and format NTFS, Drive letters assigned and status is healthy the drive is
> NOT showing up in My Computer nor can it be accessed by drive letter.
>
> Any clues am I missing anything? Tried uninstall and letting it find it
> again and as stated Disk Manger shows it as ok but no appearance in My
> Computer (also no drive letter conflicts)
>
> TIA
> Dirk-Thomas

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External Drive not showing in My Computer posted by Dirk-Thomas Brown on Wed, 1 Mar 2006