How can i get my computer to read my external hard drive Tags: Hard Drives Computers External Hard Drive Storage Last response: February 3, 2013 10:09 AM in Storage Share aaronfitzsr February 3, 2013 9:34:20 AM Hello, my hard drive quit reading and I have important files I need off of it how do I fix More about : computer read external hard drive phil22 a c 79 G Storage February 3, 2013 10:09:38 AM Inside the enclosure is a SATA-USB bridge chip (a small PCB) and that often fails, leaving the drive unusable but perfectly healthy. Remove the hard drive from it's enclosure and install it into a third-party enclosure. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How can I get my computer to read my external hard drive Forum My computer cannot read my WD External Hard drive Forum Cant read from source file or disk copying from external hard drive to computer Forum How to get pc to read external hard drive Forum How to get pc to read external hard drive Forum Cannot read external hard drive on computer Forum Why cant my computer read my external hard drive when it appears in my computer Forum How do I read a second partition on an external hard drive Forum Cant read from source file or disk copying from computer to external hard drive Forum How to read external hard drive windows 3 1 Forum how can i get my external hardrives to read on my computer..i have several diffrent kinds of drives n none of em is seen on my Forum Solvedhow to back up computer to toshiba external hard drive Forum Solvedhow do i take stuff off my old hard drive and put it into an external storage device to put onto a new computer Forum Solvedhow do i take stuff off my old hard drive and put it into an external storage device to put onto a new computer Forum I have wiped my computer's hard drive and started over. How can I retreive my backup files from an external HDD that is very Forum how to set up password on toshiba external hard drive so when I connect it to any computer it will ask for my password first? Forum SolvedHow to trasfer files from an external hard drive into a new computer? Forum my external hard drive is not showing up in my computer. but it shows up on another? what happens to be the problem and how ca Forum Built new computer, how to install windows 8.1 from an external hard drive to the new pc? Forum How can I get my computer to recognize my external hard drive (WD My Book) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !