Regarding external harddisk detection Tags: Configuration Detection Western Digital Disk Management Hard Drives Windows 7 Last response: December 1, 2012 10:27 PM in Windows 7 Share parameswar reddy December 1, 2012 8:39:23 PM hi, i am using external western digital hard disk, i am unable see it on my desktop. but it's showing in disk management. please assist on the below issue a lot of important data in that harddisk. please mail me with this answer; my email id is: firstname.lastname@example.org More about : external harddisk detection dodger46 a b $ Windows 7 December 1, 2012 9:08:08 PM Right click on it in Disk Management and assign it a letter. (one that's not in use!) Remove your email before the Spammers see it... photonboy a b $ Windows 7 December 1, 2012 10:27:58 PM It may not just be a LETTER, he may not have created a VOLUME at all. If a VOLUME hasn't been created I think it says "unassigned" or something like that. Simply right-click and create a volume... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHarddisk PCB Discolorations/corrosion Forumusb2.0 pci and external harddisk ForumMY COMPUTER STOPS DETECTING THE EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE..PLEASE HELP! ForumExternal harddisk ForumWD External Harddisk Detected But Cannot Be Accessed ForumI have seagate goflex external harddisk of 500gb is not recognized or detected b ForumRegarding Harddisk ForumExternal Harddisk via FireWire Forumexternal harddisk problem!! (mybook essential) ForumAn error was detected on device \Device\ Harddisk 2\DR2 Paging ForumHarddisk IO error after a few minutes ForumHarddisk external the parameter is incorrect ForumCRC errors on a USB harddisk ForumRecover physical external harddisk ForumHard-Disk Decisions 2009 - Featuring Western Digital ForumHow to retrieve files from external hard drive with input output errors ForumMy sata 500gb harddisk is slower then old 160 gb harddisk ForumBoot from USB- Harddisk ? Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumImage external drive only More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !