Re: computer will not recognize my external drive

Alan Robbins <arobbins1057@...>



I had this same problem in the past. You can either reformat it or use a disk utility program such as diskpart to bring it back on line. I If not familiar with the option write back for details. Easiest option is reformat unless you need some items on it.




From: <> On Behalf Of Loy
Sent: Monday, June 28, 2021 8:08 PM
Subject: [TechTalk] computer will not reconize my external drive


I replaced my computer hard drive with an SSD drive and put the old SATA drive in a drive enclosure to use for data storage. I deleted the recovery partitions and I guess I missed a step and now when I connect the drive to computer it dings but does not show up. Is there anyway to fix  this?  

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