External Hard drive doesn't appear in My Computer Tags: Computers Seagate Windows 7 External Hard Drive Last response: October 29, 2013 2:26 AM in Windows 7 Share kiksteyn October 29, 2013 2:11:05 AM Hi I've just bought a new Seagate external hard drive (model SRD00F1). It appears in the devices and printers window but not in the My Computer window, so I can't access it at all. More about : external hard drive computer Reply to kiksteyn kiksteyn October 29, 2013 2:21:29 AM u_gonna_squeal_b4_we_cookya said:Is it formatted? If so, is it NTFS? Did you assign it a drive letter in disk management? how do I get to disk management? Reply to kiksteyn m 0 l kiksteyn October 29, 2013 2:26:48 AM u_gonna_squeal_b4_we_cookya said:Is it formatted? If so, is it NTFS? Did you assign it a drive letter in disk management? Thanks I found the disk manager and assigned a letter. It works now! Reply to kiksteyn m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Solvedhow to fix a Seagate portable hard drive that doesnt appear in device manager, disk management or my computer Forum SolvedWindows accepts my hard drive but doesnt appear in My Computer. Forum External hard drive light is on but does not appear in my computer Forum My iomega external hard drive not showing up in my computer but does appear in D Forum SolvedExternal hard drive doesn't show up on my computer device panel. Forum My external hard drive is telling me that my computer doesnt have a hard drive to restore my data on to. Please help. Forum Solvedhard drive doesn't appear Forum External Hard Drive doesn't show up on my computer! Forum SolvedHard Disk doesn't work in new computer and appear blue screen Forum SolvedExternal harddrive usb doesnt appear in my computer Forum My computer is not recognizing my external hard drive. It doesnt seem to show up Forum No computer detects my 6day old Seagate 500GB external hard drive and it doesn't Forum External Hard Drive doesn\'t Show up in my computer Forum Buffalo External Hard drive doesn\'t show up under Computer. Forum SolvedWindows installs and finds new hard drive but doesnt appear in my comp Forum External harddrive doesnt appear in my computer. It comes up Unknown in disk managment Forum Why cant my computer read my external hard drive when it appears in my computer Forum External harddrive usb doesnt appear in my computer Forum Solvedhave add 2 hard drives to my new computer but they do not appear in windows explorer or any other place that would allow me to Forum SolvedHard Drive From External WD MyBook Doesn't Work Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !