New 2.5" drive Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: March 21, 2012 12:14 AM in Storage Share rollingbroak March 14, 2012 8:38:42 PM I had a brand new 2.5" hard drive with 2.5" hard drive enclosure with USB connection. I went to device manage to do full format as simple drive. I plug in USB, it detects drive but "my computer" did not see the drive. I am computer illiterate. More about : drive rolli59 a c 265 G Storage March 14, 2012 9:02:13 PM Right click my computer/ manage/ storage/ disk management allocate and assign drive letter. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/265764-32-guide-insta... m 0 l rollingbroak March 21, 2012 12:14:51 AM Thank you, it works great after assigning drive letter m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMounting new 2.5" SSD when out of hard drive bays? Forum New Case has 9 External 5.25" Drive Bays Help Me FIll them Forum New ivy bridge build, my good and new 2.5 drives keep frying Forum Impossible to find new 2.5" IDE 7200 rpm drives now??? Forum SolvedCan you fit a 5.25 fan controller in two 3.5 drive bays? Forum SolvedHave a LEGAL new Sony laptop with Windows 8.0, wanting to downgrade to Windows 7. Both 64bit. Have new 2.5" SSD to install. Forum Solved5.25" Drive Bay Spaces Forum SolvedWhat is a good optical drive for around £15 - £25? Forum SolvedHard-drive + Slim ODD mount in 5.25" inch bay Forum Solved3.5 Drive cage vs. 2.5 SSD Caddy Forum Solvedcan i put two optical drives if my case has two 5.25 drive bays? Forum SolvedAdapter to connect a 2.5" SATA hard drive to a mSATA port? Forum SolvedIs there any Mini ITX case that can fit a full sized GPU and a 5.25 Bluray Drive? Forum SolvedWhat are the dimensions of a 2.5 inch drive bay? Forum SolvedSAMSUNG 840 EVO MZ-7TE500BW 2.5" 500GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) Compatible with AMD motherboads? Forum SolvedUsing a 2.5in Drive in Desktop Forum SolvedSeagate ST1000LM014 Momentus XT 2.5" SATA Solid State Hybrid Drive can i use this in my pc build ? Forum SolvedIDE 2.5 Hard Drive Won't Initialize Forum SolvedMy 2.5" hard drive is not detected by my laptop's usb 2.0 port Forum SolvedOK Have product keys for Office Small Business 2007, all 25, Hard drive crashed and I have to rebuild. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !