Closed The part on the external drive that you use to connect it to the computer broke. Tags: Drivers Connection External Drive Hard Drives Computers Windows Vista Last response: January 28, 2012 11:36 AM in Windows Vista Share pmadcock December 19, 2011 3:10:39 AM The metal part on the hard drive that you plug the other end of the ubs has broken. How do I fix it? More about : part external drive connect computer broke Best solution ksiemb a b \ Driver December 19, 2011 5:11:43 AM pmadcock said:The metal part on the hard drive that you plug the other end of the ubs has broken. How do I fix it? You most likely cannot, but you can buy another USB Hard drive enclosure (only), extract the drive, and place in the new enclosure. Mousemonkey a b \ Driver January 28, 2012 11:36:43 AM Best answer selected by mousemonkey. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mousemonkey a b \ Driver January 28, 2012 11:36:45 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumUsb port broke off and black part is still lodged inside usb wire that was conne ForumI Think I broke my laptop. asus K55A-BBL4 ForumMy iomega ego external hard drive suddenly not recognised ForumI broke my PC! Help, anyone? ForumBroken USB on Lacie Stark external hard drive ForumConnect an external usb hard drive to the sata connection on the mothe ForumI Think i Broke my PC ForumBroken USB port on WD External Hard Drive ForumWD 1TB USB 3.0 Ext HD is broke recommend a new enclosure? Forum... sata hard drive connectors broke .. ( on the hardrive.. ) ForumConnect External Hard Drive to SATA ForumConnect External Hard Drive to SATA ForumVista doesn't recognize my external USB drive ForumVga to hdmi cable broke my tv ForumAdding a hard drive while computer has two in raid Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free Forum[Solved] Computer will not reboot network ForumMy dvd drive is not working ForumComputer won\'t wake up from sleep mode ForumMy computer came unplug while booting. Batterys dead. I lost something and now More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !