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I was useing my fujitsu computers siemens 500 gb external hard drive when it got discenctered and now it does not show when u connect it to computer

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Hello there..

OK, firstly, can you see a power light when you power the unit on, can you feel the drive spinning?
If so, you should get a sound notification when you plug the drive into your computer.

If this happens, here is something you can try.

Go to:
Start
Control Panel
Administrative tools
Computer Management
Storage
Disc Management

Now you should see your drive in the schematic below, right click on it and choose to assign new drive letter and paths.If there is no drive letter assigned to the drive, assign on, otherwise just choose the option to change the drive letter.

Hope this can help you.

Kind regards
Andrea

Posted on Nov 17, 2009

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