thumb drive not recognized Tags: Power Outage USB Drive Storage Last response: December 7, 2006 12:53 AM in Storage Share nestleomega December 6, 2006 6:20:02 AM i was copying some file to my external hard disk when a power outage occur. Now, Windows was unable to reconignized the external hardd disk... But the ext HDD is recognized by other computer.... I have tried to reinstall the usb driver but the problem still persist.... Plz advice.... More about : thumb drive recognized 31computers December 6, 2006 11:16:26 AM Does the BIOS recognise the external HDD? evongugg a b G Storage December 6, 2006 11:17:09 AM Go to Start->Settings->Control Panel->Administrative Tools->Disk Management with the drive in the computer and see if there is a drive letter associated with the thumb drive. If not, assign a drive letter. Related resources Thumb drive not recognized - Forum Thumb drive is not recognized - Forum ASUS A8n-VM motherboard doesn't recognize bootable Linux thumb drive - Forum Failure to recognize thumb drive in linux - Forum Page file on thumb drive - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Doughbuy December 6, 2006 12:20:54 PM Uh.. hard disk or thumb drive... there is a difference between an external enclosure housing a hard drive and a USB flash drive... nestleomega December 7, 2006 12:53:20 AM its a external hard disk..... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGraphical editing: faster on hard drive or USB thumb drive? Forum Solvedtheoretically, could you run a pc using only a thumb drive (with os) Forum SolvedSaving a saved game profile to an SD card or thumb drive to play on another PC Forum Solvedi have the ethernet controller device driver on a thumb drive but the file will not upload without the internet connection.... Forum SolvedThumb Drive boot disk help Forum SolvedBooting off USB thumb drive Forum SolvedUSB 3.0 Thumb Drive As SSD Alternative Forum SolvedInstalling to and running W7 off a flash (thumb) drive Forum SolvedCannot find file in Thumb drive Forum SolvedTrouble With Accessing USB Thumb Drive Forum SolvedWould a 32gb thumb drive work as well as a 32gb SSD? Forum USB thumb drive not detected in disk manager Forum SolvedChecksum file on thumb drive? Forum Solved WD Passport - 2TB _ Use it as USB thumb drive to store files Forum SolvedUSB 3.0 thumb drive causing system hang on shutdown Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !