Unrecognized external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Computer External Hard Drive Storage Last response: December 30, 2009 11:43 AM in Storage Share Anonymous a b D Laptop a b G Storage December 30, 2009 6:12:42 AM when i go to my computer my laptop does not recognise my external hdd. what do i do More about : unrecognized external hard drive elel a b G Storage December 30, 2009 11:43:52 AM Is this a new drive? If so, did you build yourself? (i.e., did you buy the drive and external enclosure separate?) If so, you need to format it before you can use it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedExternal hard drive unrecognized Forum How to recover data from a unrecognized external hard drive Forum Unrecognized external drive Forum Unrecognized External Drive Forum Unrecognized hard drive in enclosure connected via usb Forum Unrecognized Hard Drive Forum SolvedRoommate dropped my external hard drive Forum SolvedAccess to external hard drive Forum Solved1-3 second freezes when playing games that are on an external hard drive Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive connected to router? Forum Solvedhidden files and folders in external hard drive Forum SolvedHow to recover files from external hard drive that was first used on a mac, but now I have a PC Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive Not Detected Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive Problem Forum SolvedExternal hard drive fine on laptop but all of a sudden not being detected on TV or Xbox Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive Access Denied Forum SolvedExternal hard drive vs homemade external hard drive Forum SolvedDropped a External Hard Drive Forum SolvedDropped a External Hard Drive Forum SolvedHow to remove grouping on external hard drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !