External Hard Drive Recognized as a CD-Rom Tags: Laptops External Hard Drive CD-Rom Toshiba Windows XP Last response: June 24, 2012 12:07 PM in Windows XP Share cynthiaag June 24, 2012 11:15:20 AM Hello, My laptop will not recognize my Toshiba External Hard Drive. I've tried reassigning the letter drive, which didn't help. Please Help! More about : external hard drive recognized rom ksiemb a b D Laptop June 24, 2012 12:07:52 PM cynthiaag said:Hello, My laptop will not recognize my Toshiba External Hard Drive. I've tried reassigning the letter drive, which didn't help. Please Help! Worth a read: http://forums.toshiba.com/t5/System-Recovery-and-Recove... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedExternal hard drive is not being recognized in the disk management. solution Solvedi have a lacie grand external hard drive that is not recognized ANYWHERE on my computer, under "my computer" or "disk manageme solution Solveddroped my 1TB External Hard drive now it cant be recognized, help... solution SolvedUSB external hard drive not recognized after accidental unplug... solution the external hard drive is recognized as Drive "E" but used to be Drive "G" solution SolvedAbout to die... external hard drive recognized as a device but cannot access information solution SolvedExternal hard drive wont get recognized by any computer. I want to recover my data although it wont pop up solution my computer does not recognized my external hard drive after I erased and restored the partition. it can be seen in device man solution SolvedExternal Hard drive Partition not recognized when connected as internal solution SolvedExternal Seagate GoFlex hard drive not recognized after being used as internal hard drive solution external hard drive recognized as a device but cannot access information solution External hard drive not recognized. No light and sound when plugged in. solution Toshiba 1tb External Hard Drive Turns On But Not Recognized solution Iomega 500GB External Hard drive not recognized, Windows 8 solution Hard Drive in External Enclosure Not Recognized solution External Usb 3.0 Hard drive not recognized on start up solution Seagate Expansion External Hard Drive (exFAT) Not Recognized by MacBook Pro solution SolvedIomega eGo 500GB External Hard Drive isn't recognized Forum External hard drive not Recognized in under computer...only in Disk Management solution SolvedDoes my external hard drive need to be formatted to be recognized.... Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !