Hitachi hard drive not recognized Tags: Hard Drives Hitachi External Hard Drive Storage Last response: April 25, 2012 1:15 PM in Storage Share marvin a April 24, 2012 5:41:06 PM I have a hitachi external hard drive , and AZUS lab top windows7 my labtop does not read the external hard drive ? try differnt plugs , just keeps making a noise but it work with othre PC or labtops More about : hitachi hard drive recognized foscooter a c 98 G Storage April 24, 2012 6:00:24 PM Even as it is external, try this sticky: Guide: If you installed a new disk but the system can't see it Just reread your post. Maybe cause it a laptop, and underpowered. You may not have enough "juice" in the laptop USB to power an external drive. I've had that happen, a laptop can't power a 3-1/2" hard drive enough, but can a 2-1/2" drive, through USB. WyomingKnott a c 279 G Storage April 25, 2012 1:15:21 PM I suspect the power, also. My own solution to that is to pull out my powered USB hub (it has its own wall adapter), plug the hub into the PC, and plug the drive into the hub. If that solves the problem, it was power. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources One terabyte Hitachi external hard drive not recognized Forum Hitachi internal hard drive not recognized by my compaq laptop Forum Hitachi hard drive not recognized Forum Two Terabyte Hitachi hard drive in an external case stopped being recognized Forum Hitachi HTS725032A9A364 Drive Not Recognized Forum Guide: If you installed a new disk but the system can't see it Forum Problems with hitachi external hard drive , please help!! Forum If I upgrade my HP hard drive from an 80 gig to a hitachi 3tb do I have to upgra Forum Hitachi external hard drive support Forum I have a hitachi 512 gigabyte hard drive , I need drivers for windows 7 Forum Hitachi xl 2000 external hard drive Forum Window 7 driver font for hitachi external hard drive Forum SSD swap for Avatar 145A2 Ultrabook? Forum I have seagate goflex external harddisk of 500gb is not recognized or detected b Forum Half the speed when copying to same drive? Forum Data hard drive wtf? Forum [Solved] Hitachi DeskStar 7K4000 or WD VelociRaptor 1TB? Forum [Solved] IDE Hard Drive to SATA MOBO Forum External drive was readable , now unallocated? Forum Multiple hard drive help? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !