EXTERNAL HRD DRIVE WITH CD AND HDD PARTITION Tags: Hard Drives CD-Rom Partition USB Storage Last response: September 3, 2012 10:22 PM in Storage Share ibfranc September 3, 2012 9:56:49 PM Hello, WINDOWS VISTA ON A VGN SONY LAPTOP all external hard disk are readadble all usb are recognised the problem is with a hdd dual partition, one is cd partition and the other is ntfs when i put the usb cable in the usb port everything work fine and i can read the 2 partition if i take it out and put it again only the cd partition is recognised, without the ntfs partition i have then to restart te laptop so it will be recognize, but also for one time only if i take it out to put another hdd and put t again it will not read the ntfs partition thanks in advance More about : external hrd drive hdd partition fzabkar a c 303 G Storage September 3, 2012 10:22:48 PM smartware encryption m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Hrd Drive Partition Forum Windows 8 Recovery Drive on External HDD Partition Forum Reformat external hard drive with cd partition Forum SolvedLaptop travel backup strategy: external duplicated bootable HDD? (w/extra partition?) Forum Reading a partitioned drive from an internal HDD in an external case Forum SolvedRecovering CD key from a hard drive partition? Forum Windows 8.1 Install UEFI with external HDD Partition Fat32 Forum Solvedexternal cd-Rom drive Forum SolvedCan I boot and run my Win7 OS drive from an external HDD? Forum Solvedfell of bike, Dropped USB flash drive, External HDD and a SSD in a puddle... Forum SolvedExternal Hard drive Partition not recognized when connected as internal Forum Solvedexternal 2tb HD see drive letter but cannot access, see simple healthy partition in comp management but cannot assign letter Forum SolvedInstall windows from recovery partition on external drive Forum EXTERNAL HDD merged with one of internal partition with usb cable only is it possible and safe ??? Forum SolvedConnected the power cable of an external HDD incorrectly, now drive won't spin! help Forum Lacie External Hard Drive Stopped showing up on my Mac, but my partition "Lacie Share" does Forum Can't access harddisk partition on external HDD Forum SolvedMy ADATA SH93 external drive lost one partition!!!! Forum Solvedwindows installer keeps asking for cd when try to install software from a external drive Forum SolvedOld HDD with existing 7 drive partition to new PC build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !