External hard drive not accessible Tags: Hard Drives Device Manager External Hard Drive Toshiba Storage Last response: January 23, 2013 11:56 PM in Storage Share triptronick January 23, 2013 10:24:29 PM Hello, My toshiba external hard drive shows in the device manager but is not accessible through my computer. Any suggestions? More about : external hard drive accessible | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to triptronick Register or log in to remove fzabkar January 23, 2013 11:56:19 PM How do UVCView and HD Sentinel identify the drive? UVCView talks to the USB-SATA bridge IC inside the enclosure whereas HD Sentinel attempts to communicate with the HDD behind the bridge. http://www.users.on.net/~fzabkar/USB_IDs/UVCView.x86.ex... http://www.hdsentinel.com/ Does the drive appear in Disk Management? Does it have any data? | Report abuse Reply to fzabkar Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>External hard drive not accessible> Related ressources: ForumExternal hard drive not accessible ForumHard drive returning "e:\ is not accessible . Access is denied" ForumMy External Hard Drive cannot be Accessed ForumExternal hard disk is not accessible how to access it ForumI can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not able to access it ForumExternal HD not accessible ForumExternal USB 2 drive not accessible after upgrade from 200.. ForumAccess external hard drive on router remotely over Internet? ForumWhy cant windows access my western digital external hard drive ForumMaxtor OneTouch external drive no longer accessible . ForumCant access external hard drive i/o device error ForumAccess external hard drive windows 7 ForumAccess external hard drive windows 7 ForumUnable to access data in external hard drive ForumI can\'t access external hard drive that was used for Telus satellite ForumUnable to access external hard drive ForumI can see my external hard drive in device manager, but not able to access it ForumExternal USB hard drive extended partitions issue Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd ForumRestart your PC to repair drive error (Important). More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !