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Install wd elements external hard drive

I bought a new Toshiba A200/H01 notebook that runs Windows Vista. I have tried plugging in my Western Digital Elements 320gb Hard Drive but I am unable to open it.

When plugging it in, it updated the driver automatically and if I go to Device Manager I can see that the hard drive is there. However when I go to Computer (Start Menu) I am unable to see it there. Can you please help me, am getting frustrated as it had alot of important photos on there.

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Re: install wd elements external hard drive

You shouldn't see it from the START button. That shows programs, not drives.  Try RIGHT clicking on the START button, then explore.  Can you find it there under MY COMPUTER ?

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