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What is the brand and the model of your HDD? what is your computer's operating system?

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First check that all the cables r connected properly.is the ghard drive new and properly loaded to the pc.

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    Here are a few things to try. If you have access to a secondary PC or laptop,
    try connecting your drive to it using a different USB cable. Also try unplugging
    your drive from the power outlet for a few seconds and then connecting it again------------------------------------------
    Another easy way is to see if the system is seeing a new device but may not
    be warning you
    , is to go into the My Computer (right click)> System
    Properties> Hardware (tab)> Device Manager, and see of you are showing any
    yellow question marks. These yellow marks are for unknown attached devices
    Windows does not know what it is, and can not install because it has no driver
    in it's data base to recognize it. 
    If the hard drive is plugged in, do a
    re-start of the computer, navigate to the above mention Device Manager and see.
    If it still does not show any new devices. Plug and Play has been disabled. If
    not in the System Bio's, then possibly in the Administrator's System Services
    File.----------------------- the problem is being caused by the Logical Disk Manager Administrative service
    and possibly the logical Disk Manager service not being started or the services
    might be disabled. to solve the problem, click on the "Start" menu, click the
    "Run" command, and type in: services.msc , scroll down until you see both these
    services. right click on each of the services about and select properties, on
    the general tab, change the startup type to "automatic" and click the start
    button under the service status. do this for both of the services, and it will
    fix ur problem----------------------------------------------------Right click on My Computer.Choose Manage (This will open the Computer
    Management window).
    Go to the Storage category and select Disk
    Management
    Right click the new drive (usually listed as Hard Disk 1) and
    "initialize"
    You now have the option to partition and format the
    drive.
    The default settings of Primary Partition and NTFS- Quick Format are
    recommended for most users.
    Enjoy your new drive


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What is the brand of external hard drive .

Are there any light flashing on the drive .

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