My old external hard drive is not showing my my computer Tags: Hard Drives Device Manager Disk Management External Hard Drive Computer Storage Last response: January 23, 2013 4:30 PM in Storage Share garthgsa January 23, 2013 4:01:06 PM Hello, I have an old external hard drive, which shows in device manager and disk management, but not in my computer. How do I recover the data from this drive More about : external hard drive showing computer Akinos242 January 23, 2013 4:30:42 PM In disc management does it say unallocated? If so it needs to be initialized. Right click on the volume and initilialize and assign a drive letter. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumExternal Hard Drive Stopped Showing Up In My Computer ForumExternal hard drive not showing up in my computer windows vista ForumUsing old hard drive as external . do you need to install an OS? ForumExternal hard drive not showing up! desperate for help! ForumNo computer detects my 6day old Seagate 500GB external hard drive and it doesn't ForumMy external hard drive is not showing up on my computer ForumExternal hard drives not showing up, safe mode virus check running clean ForumHard drive into external memory how to view old files ForumExternal Hard Drive not showing up ForumEverything is on my external hard drive but my computer wont show me icons ForumExternal usb hard drive not showing in my computer ForumExternal hard drive not showing correct gig capacity ForumMy iomega external hard drive not showing up in my computer but does appear in D ForumOld hard drive put into a external case - help ForumBest SSD Of 2013, Which is it? ForumDvd drive matshita uj 850s not reading data ForumWhere to start. Need a multiple drive solution with redundancy ForumUsing external hard drive as internal ForumHow to remove media write protection in external hard drive Forum[Solved] Hard Drive related questions More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !