Why cant my computer read my external hard drive when it appears in my computer Tags: Drivers Computers External Hard Drive Windows XP Last response: June 2, 2011 2:06 AM in Windows XP Share prmassive June 1, 2011 6:25:36 AM why cant my computer read my external hard drive when the icon appears in "my computer" it was working fine before this happen.. it keeps telling me to reformat.. I cant open the nor can i sync to my laptop.. More about : computer read external hard drive appears computer PhilFrisbie a b \ Driver June 2, 2011 2:06:07 AM The drive might have become corrupted. Have you tried it on another PC? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan't format my external hard drive . Should I wipe it? ForumCant read from source file or disk copying from computer to external hard drive ForumWd external drive 0 bytes used and cant be seen at my computer ForumComputer will not read rugged external hard drive ForumHow can I get my computer to read my external hard drive ForumExternal 5.25 inch floppy drive for computer ? ForumHow do I read a second partition on an external hard drive ForumMy external hard drive suddenly appears empty. it contained backups of my dvd co ForumCan't read old hard drive ForumPc does not read seagate freeagent external hard drive ForumCan't get my RAW external hard drive formatted please Help ForumFiles transferred from toshiba hard drive to windows 7 computer ForumWhy does my computer want me to format my external hard drive ForumLaptop as Desktop's external USB hard drive ??? ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumI can\'t access the restore point on my XP. It says computer cannot be restore Forum[Solved] COMPUTER SLUGGISH AFTER RELOADING XP PRO ForumReset my computer ForumMain hard drive letter changed and now XP won't even boot into safe mode ForumHow to install hard drive in dell dimension 4550 with preexisting operating syst More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !