Pc cannot read external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives External Hard Drive Light Memory Green Seagate Storage Last response: December 11, 2012 1:11 PM in Storage Share erica1 December 11, 2012 4:39:38 AM Hello, salt water got into my seagate memory and now it comes on with the green light but my pc doesn't recognize it. please how can i get it to work normally again? More about : read external hard drive phil22 a b } Memory a c 79 G Storage December 11, 2012 1:11:20 PM It isn't "memory", it's a hard drive. Memory is RAM, those small modules that fit into memory-slots on the motherboard. Water can do a lot of damage, salt water can do even more damage. The drive will probably never work again and even if by some miracle it did, would you really want to trust it? I know I wouldn't. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My computer cannot read my WD External Hard drive Forum External 1TB WD hard drive cannot be read in Windows 7/8 - what can I do ? Forum detects external hard drive, but cannot read any data Forum External hard drive cannot be read Forum Windows cannot read toshiba external hard drive not working Forum Cannot read external hard drive on computer Forum I dropped my Seagate External Hard drive on the floor and my PC wont read it Forum My pc cannot detect all external hard drive Forum Windows 7 cannot read hard drive from dead Vista PC Forum How to get pc to read external hard drive Forum How to get pc to read external hard drive Forum Pc does not read seagate freeagent external hard drive Forum PC cannot find WD passport external hard drive Forum PC cannot find WD passport external hard drive Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 cannot read files on my external drive. Forum SolvedComputer Reads Every External Hard Drive and Flash Drive As "Read-Only" Forum SolvedUSB backup hard drive cannot read some files Forum SolvedMy Dell Vostro won't read my WD external hard drive Forum SolvedCannot access data on my external hard drive Forum SolvedXP Media center won't read DVD files from Seagate 4TB external hard drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !