External drive won\'t boot Tags: External Drive Boot Storage Last response: October 29, 2011 1:51 AM in Storage Share Carknocker12 October 21, 2011 9:47:41 PM I purchased a Trek Store external drive several years ago.Lately when I try to access the data the drive won't read the data subsquently the computer won't recognize it. What can I do to recover the data,?thanks. More about : external drive boot inzone a c 119 G Storage October 21, 2011 10:12:15 PM Can you take the drive out and connect it inside your computer , maybe a different connection will work. Carknocker12 October 29, 2011 1:51:25 AM Not sure if I can even take it apart,not reall computer savy.thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Laptop won't boot from external CD Drive Forum My external hard drive wont pick up on my pc or mac Forum How can I get my imac hard drive info when it won't boot up Forum LInux won't boot on my external HD Forum Added additional SATA drive - Windows wont boot Forum Operating System Not Found Hard Drive Damage Won't Boot from Disc Forum External WD wont boot , how to troubleshoot Forum Netbook won't boot with new hard drive Forum Windows 7 won't boot after removing secondary drive Forum My buffalo external hard drive wont let me open my files says it needs formattin Forum WD 1TB External Used Once Comp Won't Boot Forum SSD OS drive dissapears when external is powered on on boot . Forum Transferring a boot disk from an external hard drive back to my laptop Forum Best SSD Of 2013, Which is it? Forum Can't figure out 18 second boot delay w/ external USB drive Forum SSD OS drive dissapears when external is powered on on boot. Forum Transferring a boot disk from an external hard drive back to my laptop Forum Cant boot with external drive pluged in Forum Slow boot with external WD hard drive Forum External hard drive boot Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !