Windows 7 dosen't recognize my Maxtor HD. Tags: Drivers Windows 7 Maxtor HD External Hard Drive Last response: August 7, 2012 6:55 PM in Windows 7 Share SABRMnLgs August 7, 2012 5:30:53 PM Hello, I have a Maxtor One Touch 4+ 500GB External Hard Drive. I have been running Windows XP with it for years with no problems. I recently upgraded to Windows 7 and the Windows 7 won't even recognise my Maxtor External HD. What's up? More about : windows dosen recognize maxtor ram1009 August 7, 2012 6:06:35 PM Check device manager adn see if the USB ports are functional. Do other USB devices show up? RussK1 August 7, 2012 6:55:58 PM Open "Start" and right click "Computer">manage>disk management and see if the drive shows up there. May need to assign a drive letter and format. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumPC can not recognize Seagate Internal Hard drive Forumupgraded to XP from Win98 and now OS dosen't recognize sec.. ForumMaxtor Onetouch-Not Sure Why It is Not Being Recognized ForumMaxtor Personal storage 3200 suddenly not recognized ForumAdding a Maxtor 160gig in Windows 98SE? ForumMaxtor and Windows 7 ForumA 7 N8X-E Deluxe - S-ATA Maxtor : Slow reading, fast writing ForumMaxtor Diamondback 10 SATA and Asus A 7 V880 ForumXP SP2, 250 GIG Maxtor , A 7 N8X-E DLX, have to enable LBA su.. ForumHELPPPP!!!! My psu dosent have a 6 pin and my new 7870 wont power HELP ForumMaxtor mini 111 & Windows 7 ForumMy maxtor one touch does not work with windows 7 ForumHow can I make my Maxtor one touch 2 USB drive work with Windows 7 ? ForumP5Q Pro wont recognize IDE HDD ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !