How to make element 3 5 hdd external hard drive compatible to windows 7 Tags: Hard Drives Windows 7 Compatibility External Hard Drive Storage Last response: May 28, 2012 8:12 PM in Storage Share toniliz May 28, 2012 5:04:18 PM Hello, I just purchased the Element 3.5" HDD External Enclosure for a hard drive, however it will not appear in my drives on my Windows 7. Are these compatible or did I just waste $30? HELP!! More about : make element hdd external hard drive compatible windows RealBeast a b $ Windows 7 a c 324 G Storage May 28, 2012 8:12:47 PM I assume that you properly installed a compatible drive -- was it a new drive or one previously initialized/formatted? Can you see the drive in Windows disk management? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources ps3 does not read my 1.5 wd elements external hard drive Forum SolvedHow to make factory reset a hard drive on Windows 7 and make it install on a seperate Harddrive? Forum Can i record ps3 gameplay with an external hard drive and if yes how can i make the video to HD Forum HOW DO I FORMAT MY Seagate 3.5 inch External Hard Drive with USB 3.0 3TB TO NTFS Forum How make dirt3 compatible with windows 7 ultimate Forum My external hdd that is an old hard drive from a laptop will not load on my desktop running windows 7 but will on my new lapto Forum SolvedHow do I copy photos from Window's 7 library to external hard drive easily? Forum SolvedHow to format external 2Tb buffalo hard drive to ntfs windows 7 Forum SolvedCan I make windows update install on my hard drive even though windows 7 is on my SSD? Forum Solvedhow to make exact copies of 2 external hard drives Forum SolvedHow to get USB external hard drive to work in Win 7 Forum How to transfer xp programs from external hard drive to windows 7 Forum Windows server 2003 sp3 small business and 1 5 tb external hard drive Forum How to delete in 3tb in external hard drive windows xp Forum How to get my windows 7 pc to recognize my external hard drive without formattin Forum SolvedDeleted Windows 7 from external hard drive. Can I recover the files? Forum How to get my windows 7 pc to recognize my external hard drive without formattin Forum I have a Western Digital Elements 2.0 external hard drive that will not power up. The light will not come on. Any idea how to Forum SolvedCan i Install Windows 7 on an External Hard Drive? Forum SolvedExternal Hard drive seen by BIOS but not by Windows 7 SP1 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !