Windows vista not reading any external storage drive Tags: External Storage Windows Vista External Hard Drive Laptops Last response: February 10, 2012 10:55 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share devrupa02 February 7, 2012 10:03:54 AM my windows vista home basic is not reading any external storage device like pendrive, external hard drive etc. but it reads my mobile, camera etc. wha can be the solution. More about : windows vista reading external storage drive WR2 a c 572 D Laptop February 10, 2012 10:47:02 AM Hello devrupa02; External storage devices work OK when attached to a different computer? WR2 a c 572 D Laptop February 10, 2012 10:55:51 AM Try this: Use the F8 key at power on to get to the Advanced Boot options. From that menu choose Disable Driver Signature Enforcement Does using that option allow you run your external storage devices? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhow to clone a windows vista boot drive to an external hard drive Forum Usb driver for WD external mass storage drive windows xp Forum Vista Media Center won't read DVD files from Seagate 4TB External Hard drive Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 cannot read files on my external drive. Forum Solvedi want to reformat sony viao but it wont read the disk or even external drive. How would i reformat it? It is windows XP. Forum SolvedExternal Hard drive reads in Mac and not windows it was originally formatted in windows Forum Need driver to iomega external hard drive from windows vista Forum External hard drive not showing up in my computer windows vista Forum Windows vista cant access my external usb drive Forum No drive letter for external hard drive windows vista home premium Forum No drive letter for external hard drive windows vista home premium Forum SolvedWould it be dumb to just put a 250gb ssd in a build and then just use a 2tb external hard drive for storage? Forum Generical external CD RW/DVD drive not working on Windows Vista Forum Windows vista SP2 not reading USB hard drives Forum Only reading 1 storage drive? Forum External 1TB WD hard drive cannot be read in Windows 7/8 - what can I do ? 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 Solvedformatted toshiba external hard drive lost storage now 111 gb instead of 1 tb Forum SolvedBest drive for external storage Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !