Windows XP to see again an external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Windows XP Storage Last response: April 15, 2009 11:11 PM in Storage Share Dekaheptron April 15, 2009 10:11:58 PM Hi, Could somebody let me know how can I make Windows XP to see again an external hard drive that was previously "Safely Removed Hardware'', without restarting the computer ? More about : windows external hard drive | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove kevin1212 April 15, 2009 10:50:39 PM Um... maybe I'm missing something here, but... unplug it and plug it back in? | Report abuse Dekaheptron April 15, 2009 11:11:21 PM Thank you Kevin. I will use your suggestion. Have a nice Day. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>Windows XP to see again an external hard drive> Related ressources: ForumI can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not able to access it ForumWindows xp doesnt see my sata hard drive , but the bios does ForumI can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not in my comp ForumMy computer does not see my external hard drive and asks me to format ForumCan see external hard drive in device manager but not in my comp ForumSeagate 2 TB External Hard Drive NOT Recognized on New Windows 7 PC ForumCan't see external hard drive in xp ForumWindows backup does not see my usb 2 0 external hard drive ForumWindows xp does not see my external usb hard drive ForumWindows XP does not see my hard drive - cannot access data! ForumI plug in my external hard drive and i am unable to see it on my computer? ForumSwitching external hard drive from XP PC to Windows 7 PC ForumHow to delete in 3tb in external hard drive windows xp ForumExternal hard drive not showing correct gig capacity ForumBrand new Dell XPS435 desktop with Vista 64 doesn't see external drive ForumComputer can't see external hard drive ForumMoving hard drive to external enclosure - how?! ForumMy computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure Forum2TB hard drive ForumSata Drive Not Loading More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !