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Aluratek 500 GB Hard Drive Troubleshooting

My OS is Windows XP. My external hard drive is not letting me access its files. The computer lists that it is there, but reads it as a local disk and when I check its properties it reads: 0 free space and used space and disk format RAW. I don't what this means. If anyone can help that would be greatly appreciated.

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I take it from what your saying, this is a brand new hard drive.. if so it simply means that before you can use the drive.. simply click on start, the right click on my computer and go to manage. next, click on storag and then disk management local... right click on the new drive and go to format!

hope you manage okay!

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