External USB Hard Drive

  wetterfugal © 15:54 01 Jan 06

The drive is 170 GB with two partitions, H and J. Recently every few days Windows Explorer does not display this drive and the safely remove hardware tool does not list them. I need to switch off the power to the drive then switch on again, this seems to correct it. Anyone got a solution?

  woodchip 15:57 01 Jan 06

Try uninstall ing the USB from DEvice Manager while the Drive is Connected then restart computer

  wetterfugal © 16:22 01 Jan 06

I have done what you suggest and restarted ok. the drives are shown in exporer. I will know for sure in a few days.

Thanks for your help, Regards, Vic.

  wetterfugal © 16:28 01 Jan 06

I have now clicked resoved and posted a message.

I cant seem to get a resolved tick. What am I doing wrong? It worked ok before the new look.

  woodchip 16:31 01 Jan 06

You have to tick the little box then press the button

  wetterfugal © 16:45 01 Jan 06

Got it, thanks again.

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