My omega external hard drive is running but USB not recognised message is shown Tags: Hard Drives USB External Hard Drive Storage Last response: October 13, 2012 5:07 PM in Storage Share leenaarun August 1, 2012 5:08:55 AM my omega external hard drive is running but USB not recognised message is shown in the computer. so many datas are in hard drive. will it get erased? More about : omega external hard drive running usb recognised message shown azeem119 October 13, 2012 5:07:34 PM leenaarun said:my omega external hard drive is running but USB not recognised message is shown in the computer. so many datas are in hard drive. will it get erased? Pal, Try this First run chkdsk (search internet), mostly ur problem would be resolved Start > Control panel > Administrative tools > computer management > disk management and see the disk structure... the first displaced would be your internal hard drive on desktop or laptop. see the second row, is there anything visible...? if it says that it is unallocated (usually basic), then there might be MBR error persists (search for internet). usually problems arises in Win 7 then u have to go for any recovery softwares to recover files and re-format the drive... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMy iomega ego external hard drive suddenly not recognised ForumUSB 2 - external hard drive not recognised ForumExternal Hard Drive not recognised by Windows 7 via USB . ForumVista doesn't recognize my external USB drive ForumExternal Hard drive not recognised ForumUsb device not recognised ForumUSB 2.0 External hard disk not recognised ForumI-O DATA HDCN-U USB Device no longer recognised with a drive letter - please hel ForumSATA Hard Drive not recognised ForumMy External Hard Drive isn't recognised ! ForumExternal HD is not recognised by rear panel USB ports ForumExternal harddrive ForumProblems Installing Win 7 on a Wiped Hard Drive ForumUSB 3.0 and external hard drive problem - constant autoplay pop up message ForumSeagate portable hard drive not being recognised and making beeping sound ForumI can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not able to access it ForumExternal USB Hard Drive & Windows 98SE ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumRecovery of data from portable hard drive with i/o error ForumInvalid hard drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !