Laptop with vista wont recognise seagate 500gb external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Laptops External Hard Drive Windows Vista Seagate Storage Last response: January 22, 2011 3:11 PM in Storage Share Anonymous a b D Laptop a b G Storage January 22, 2011 11:33:40 AM Hello, I just got a Seagate 500gb external hard drive. My laptop has vista basic and cannot see the external hard drive at all. Any help would be much appreciated. More about : laptop vista wont recognise seagate 500gb external hard drive electrontau a b G Storage January 22, 2011 3:11:44 PM what type of external drive: portable or desktop type? How old is the laptop? Does all USB ports able to detect USB sticks or any other USB devices? Does the drive show up in Disc Management? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumLaptop with vista wont recognise seagate 500gb external hard drive ForumWith the Seagate FreeAgent Go Portable 500GB External USB 2.0 Hard Drive / Silve ForumSeagate ST3500641AS 500GB Internal Hard Drive Crash ForumDriver for seagate 500gb external hard drive ForumMy seagate external hard drive wont show up ForumHow to repair seagate 500gb external hard drive ForumNo computer detects my 6day old Seagate 500GB external hard drive and it doesn't ForumSeagate drive wont recognize drives on my computer ForumSeagate 500GB ext drive not recog by Win Vista ForumSeagate Barracuda 500GB 7200.12 External (9sf2a2-500) - Can I swap pcb Forum500GB seagate external hardisk issue ForumLaptop with windows 7 wont recognise external hard drive ForumSeagate FreeAgent 500gb external -inaccessible-missing partition ForumSeagate portable hard drive no longer recognised by computer Forum1 HDD vs. 2 HDD RAID-0 Forum[Solved] Move image from a single drive to Raid 5? ForumSecondary master drive atapi incompatible ForumExternal Hard Drive Will Not Format Forum[Solved] Non-boot-able Laptop data recovery ForumRAID 1 with SSD(master)+HDD(mirror)? More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !