LG 5169D DRIVE letter gone

  Jlen 15:25 26 Aug 2007
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For some reason my external LG drive letter (F)is not being recognised, I have tried resetting the USB connection and restarting but still no F drive
Thx in advance

  rawprawn 17:16 26 Aug 2007

Have you looked in Control Panel/Admin tools/computer management/disk management, is it shown there?
If not check device manager and see if there is a usb problem.

  Jlen 17:43 26 Aug 2007

Thx raw prawn for responding, no it is not shown in the 'disk management' dialogue only my c drive.
How do I reconcile my usb's in device mgr

thx

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:24 26 Aug 2007

Refresh USB Ports
In device manager Uninstall EVERYTHING under the heading USB,
reboot the PC let XP find and install new hardware.
Your equipment should now be recognised.

  Jlen 18:43 27 Aug 2007

Thx FB before I do this and being a complete novice int his area, a couple of things I switched the fw/USB cable to other USB ports with no success...should I have expected the drive to appear on ports I know are working?? and do I uninstall all USB ports/root hubs etc

Thx

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