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My computer died mid format on a 60gb firelite external. Now that I have it plugged in, it won't recognize it under my computer. Any ideas?

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  • looking_for_ Apr 24, 2009

    then what? I get a list of actions and a bunch of stuff I dont understand... I hit Assign but it wants a path name to the Drive...I think... any more help?

  • looking_for_ Apr 24, 2009

    ok its not listing it under the disk list...all I get is my internal

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Have you gone into Disk Management to see if it is detected there?
Start | Run | diskmgmt.msc

Check for your drive in the list.

If it is not there, then go to a CMD prompt, and type diskpart
then list disk

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