external HDD unable to access drive

  tommo 17:22 20 Jan 2005

can anyone help with a program that will help me fix this HDD please.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:26 20 Jan 2005

A little moreinfo would help.

Operationg system?

make of HDD?

How is HDD attatched USB2 or Firewire?

HAs the drive been partioned or formatted?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:56 30 Jan 2005

please post your replies here so anyone on the forum can see and help.

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OS xp the drive has not been partitioned 200gb usb2

Are you running SP2? you will need it installed to recognise drives of this size (above 160G)

the following tools are also useful for getting a drive ready for use.

You still haven't realy said exactly what the problem is with the drive.

Can you seeit in devicemanger? is it visable in My computer?
Hard disk tools :-
Seatools click here
WD Data lifeguard click here
Maxblast3 click here
Power defrag lite

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