I recently bought a 1TB Seagate external drive and have connected this to my computer (Wndows XP) via USB. The drive is recognised in disk management as Disk 1 Expansion Drive (I've assigned it the letter G) - Healthy (Active) and has a blue bar indicating that it is formatted.
Unfortunately the drive is not showing up in My Computer, although it appears to be working and its green light is on. If I turn off my computer then open Disk Management next time I switch on I find that the drive does not now have a letter assigned.
I would be grateful if you could tell me how to access the drive.