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Freecom external network drive 500gm I installed today via wireless router and connection main pc and laptop and copied files over. Now does not work and will not see the external drive. Operating system XP.

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If it is a network drive. I believe it must have an IP address.

The best way to start troubleshotting is to know the ip address

Then you can ping the Ip address to know if your computer can see the drive.

If the ping time out...then the drive is not on the network.

If the ping reply then it is on the network. so you'll need to look at the share.

Rgds,

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