I have a seagate external hard drive that is recognized by my computer but i can Tags: Hard Drives Computer Seagate External Hard Drive Storage Last response: July 22, 2012 4:08 PM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage July 22, 2012 4:05:00 PM My seagate drive works fine on my mac but when I connect to my windows laptop it is recognised but I cannot use it to store anything. Can anyone help me? More about : seagate external hard drive recognized computer nhasian a b G Storage July 22, 2012 4:08:23 PM its probably formatted with the mac file system HPFS which is not readable by default in windows. http://www.catacombae.org/hfsx.html What is HFSExplorer? HFSExplorer is an application that can read Mac-formatted hard disks and disk images. It can read the file systems HFS (Mac OS Standard), HFS+ (Mac OS Extended) and HFSX (Mac OS Extended with case sensitive file names). Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSeagate 2 TB External Hard Drive NOT Recognized on New Windows 7 PC ForumSeagate External Hard Drive Not Recognized . ForumSeagate External Hard Drive Not Recognized . ForumSeagate 1 tb external hard drive is not recognized ForumHow to fix external hard drive 1tb not recognized seagate ForumSeagate FreeAgent External Hard Drive no longer recognized ForumExternal hard drive hasn't been recognized on any computer I plug it into. ForumSeagate Freeagent External HDD running, but not recognized Forum500 GB Seagate external hard drive problem ForumPC can not recognize Seagate external Hard drive ForumExternal Hard Drive not Recognized ForumSeagate external hard drive problems ForumSeagate free agent external hard drive ForumSeagate External Hard Drive ForumSeagate external hard drive I can't initialize it or create new simple volume. . Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumSystem cannot recognize hard drive after crush. Forum[Solved] Hard Drive Cooler? ForumNew Seagate 3TB internal hard drive running very slow - help? Forum[Solved] Flash drive showing full More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !