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System restore isnt working now

Its viper

rebooted upteen times and ran system restore now its not letting me restore past today

it did let me restore to 12-22 but it still didnt recognize the drive

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Not supposed to do another system restore. You are basically re-installing USB devices one by one again so the devices dont have conflict. Be sure to install the driver for the drive first before plugging it in.

Posted on Dec 27, 2008

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    blueextc3221 Dec 27, 2008

    device...as shown in the systray USB Icon ?

    If yes...go to
    Start
    Settings
    Control Panel
    Administrative Tools
    Computer Management
    Disk Management
    See anything noted as 'Unallocated Space'?
    If yes...Right Click on it, Partition it and then Format it.

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