USB 3.0 thumb & external drive are not being recognized in windows Tags: Windows External Drive Storage USB3 Cyber023 May 6, 2013 3:48:38 PM Hi everybody, I'm having some problems with my USB 3.0 ports when I connect a drive nothing happends but when I put it in a USB 2.0 port windows it gets recognized and this message shows up. When i click it nothing happens. So i uninstalled all the USB 3.0 drivers and reinstalled them no effect. The USB 3.0 port worked before. Specs: ------------------------------------- Intel I5 3470 @3.4 GHz MSI Z77a-G43 motherboard MSI GTX650 OC SSD 120 GB + 2TB Seagate Barracuda + 2TB WD Green Corsair CX500 PSU 16GB 1333 MHz RAM ------------------------------------- Thanks More about : usb thumb external drive recognized windows Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSolvedUSB 3.0 won't recognize 4TB External Hard drive ForumSolvedUSB 3.0 Thumb Drive As SSD Alternative ForumSolvedUSB 3.0 thumb drive causing system hang on shutdown ForumSolvedExternal Seagate GoFlex hard drive not recognized after being used as internal hard drive ForumUSB 3.0 controller card suddenly doesn't recognize my external hard drive. ForumBumped-into USB 3.0 thumb drive is not working. ForumRecover PNY 64 GB thumb drive that Windows doesn't see in USB ports ForumSolvedHow to get a usb 1tb hdd to be seen on windows xp as a thumb drive ForumSolvedUSB 3.0 ports "not recognized" (Gigabyte 990FXA-ud3 and Corsair 500r case, Windows 7)) ForumExternal 1TB hard drive not being recognized... ForumExternal 1TB hard drive not being recognized... ForumThe First USB 3.0 thumb drive ForumToshiba 1TB External Hard Drive not being recognized ForumExternal Maxtor IDE Drive Not being recognized ForumExternal Maxtor IDE Drive Not being recognized ForumSolvedWD External Hard Drive Usb 3.0 randomly disconnecting and very slow transfer rate ForumSolvedUSB 3.0 External Hard Drive, extremely slow transfer ForumExternal drive is spinning but not being recognized ForumUSB Flash Drive not being recognized. ForumSolvedUSB 3.0 ports not recognized by windows 8 More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !