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Old 03-05-2007, 02:15 PM   #11
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her computer is running xp that she upgraded from 98
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her computer is running xp that she upgraded from 98
Are all the updates up to date,I.E : SP2 on it ?
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as far as i know and I got a hold of my buddy and I swing by his place tonight and see if it works on his and i will update you all after that
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another one bites the dust same story on his computer will recognize it but can't access it I am going to see if I can sweet talk a friend that has access to a clean room to move all the dat to a new hd but I am coming to terms that some of the stuff will be lost forever
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I had that problem with a friends external drive on my computer too. I run xp pro, I just updated my usb drives and it worked fine
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you could send it to me (or someone else) and we can try to get it off
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If you hear the ding sounds like the USB device is being detected by the computer but the drive does not show up under My Computer, then right click on My Computer, go to Manage. This brings up the Computer Management window. Under Storage, click on Disk management. The USB HD you plugged in should show up there. If it is there, right click on the drive letter it has selected for that device and select Change Drive letter and Path. From there you can select a different drive letter for that USB HD that you plugged in that is not in use already. Save and close these windows and go back into My Computer and the device will show up.

If I were you, I would try this...^ You never said if you did it or not.
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If you hear the ding sounds like the USB device is being detected by the computer but the drive does not show up under My Computer, then right click on My Computer, go to Manage. This brings up the Computer Management window. Under Storage, click on Disk management. The USB HD you plugged in should show up there. If it is there, right click on the drive letter it has selected for that device and select Change Drive letter and Path. From there you can select a different drive letter for that USB HD that you plugged in that is not in use already. Save and close these windows and go back into My Computer and the device will show up.

If I were you, I would try this...^ You never said if you did it or not.
I did that and it sees it attached to the usb but it will not access it and I got the little yellow circle thing with the ! in it
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you've got pm
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you got one too lol
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