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aford10Apr 13, 2009, 7:18 AM Try booting to the command prompt in the recovery console. The sooner you do it the better, though - if you have a hardware problem on your external drive, it could get to the point where it would not be recoverable It has always worked without a problem until about a week ago when without warning, it stopped being recognised by the computer. And it has a solid black line on it. http://allwebsitescripts.com/hard-drive/how-to-repair-external-hard-disk-not-detected.html

After that I reconnect the drive and waited for the process to end, and after some minutes (~10) it appeared mounted on the desktop.Click to expand... SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply \-V-/, Oct 6, 2015 \-V-/ Suspended Joined: May 3, 2012 #43 So helpful when people chime in with Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.

Iomega External Hard Drive Not Detected

You can then copy them to another location (your internal drive, or another external drive). All times are GMT -5. I can not find it in the trash? if that works, you might want to buy a 'travel-type' surge protector (very small) and see if it will continue to work with that.

Exactly the same symptoms caused by pins being bent in the connector, have a good look at them. The first time I had this problem, I looked for data recovery software, and downloaded a number of trials to see if any of them could find anything. i see two Hard Discs the laptop hard drive and the external hard drive. Iomega External Hard Drive Troubleshooting Refreshing or resetting a Windows To Go workspace is not supported.Resetting to the manufacturer’s standard for the computer doesn’t apply.Getting apps from Windows Store.

Hardware & Devices iomega eGo External drive and Windows Seven compatibilityHi, I am thinking about getting an 'iomega (#34836) 1TB eGo USB 2.0 External Hard Drive to replace a much smaller OneDrive: Which Cloud Storage Is Best for You? aford10Nov 19, 2009, 8:17 AM EISA configuration is usually for an OEM restore partition. http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/188729-iomega-1tb-external-hd-wont-install.html Save your draft before refreshing this page.Submit any pending changes before refreshing this page.

At first both machines recognized the drive as soon as I would plug the USB in, although with a warning that it would run at lower performance because my USB ports Www.iomega.com Support If someone could talk me through it that would be great. I have one also that have the same characterized that you described. Anyone else having this problem? (2015 MBP, clean installation of El Cap) share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Randy Marsh, Oct 12, 2015

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The battery of my laptop was too weak to operate the power for the external hard drive. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/2444632?tstart=0 Right-click on it and choose "Format" to wipe the contents of the drive and format it for use. Iomega External Hard Drive Not Detected dw0236473Nov 19, 2009, 7:32 AM aford10 said: Is it 'online'? Iomega External Hard Drive Not Working I cannot access my external drive.

Please let me know, what I should do . his comment is here edwabr123, Oct 9, 2015 edwabr123 macrumors newbie Joined: Oct 9, 2015 #44 Same thing here. Susendeep Dutta April 24, 2012 at 7:33 am There was similar problem faced by one user - http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/windows-7-recognize-external-hard-drive/ ukohara suggested that - "well go to device manager and choose USB option. Click "Disk Management" and look for a disk that matches the capacity of the external drive. Iomega External Hard Drive Windows 10

I have a USB port on mine that "has problems". If you provide your operating system, more precise instruction can be given on how to check. AnonymousMay 10, 2010, 3:51 AM My Iomega hard drive did this. this contact form Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - the freezer by viking vol / February 11, 2011 8:37 AM PST In reply to: one other thing I actually used this one

it will solve ur problem." prasad March 21, 2012 at 5:25 am Hi.. Iomega.com Drivers But, they quickly said, that in doing so I would loose all stored data. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Toshiba Satellite P775-S7232 OS MS Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 CPU i5-2410M 2.3GHz (2.9GHz Turbo-Boost) Sandy Bridge 32nm Motherboard Toshiba PHRAA ver.

In the terminal: Code: diskutil list Click to expand...

I cannot access my external drive. Any computer store should be able to provide something. Follow those instructions to remove your hard drive from its cover.From here you have a couple of options. Iomega Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 7 The best way forward is to use file-recovery software.

my memory is rarely full. If it gave you the message about formatting, possible the drive itself has failed. You could also try a chkdisk. http://allwebsitescripts.com/hard-drive/how-to-fix-an-external-hard-drive.html Found this post.I was a bit apprehensive of trying this TestDisk solution because I didn't want to further complicate the issue - but I eventually decided to try it as it

Please type your message and try again. When it opens, Click on "Applications" in the left column. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Hewlett packard/p6512uk OS Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600 CPU IIx4 amd athelon 635 processor Motherboard FOXCONN 2AA9 Memory 2x2gb Graphics Card ati radeon Once you've accomplished this, turn on the desktop and it should recognize the newly installed hard drive.If your computer doesn't recognize the Hard Drive, then the Hard drive has most likely

It also has warranty information and a place you can call for help. Ads by Google Advertisement Latest Giveaways Xiaomi Yeelight Smart Wi-Fi Light Strip Review & Giveaway Xiaomi Yeelight Smart Wi-Fi Light Strip Review & Giveaway Reolink Keen: 100% Wireless Security Cam Review If it is a new harddrive, it might be that for some reason there is no letter attached to it and/or might need a letter assigned or formatting. rraod View Public Profile Find More Posts by rraod 26 Sep 2011 #6 boohbah Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600 14,762 posts cornwall UK have you another

Tina November 17, 2011 at 8:07 pm Tom, if you have not found a solution in the meantime, please do feel free to ask a new question. I then reformatted the 650 Gb drive and haven't had any problems since. I had a similar experience with my WD at around 18 months. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply kwokaaron, Sep 19, 2015 kwokaaron macrumors 6502a Joined: Sep 20, 2013 #33 I hope they fix this before

The FAT32 program is great for SD cards.