What should I do from there? Any exclamation marks by hardware need fixing before you investigate any further USB flash drives can fail for no apparent reason. Professional server partition software for Windows Server system. Todo Backup Advanced Server. If nothing shows up, never mind, you can try Quick Fix 2 or the provided solutions in Part 1 to repair unrecognized Maxtor drive now.

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You can access the disk management by following the below mentioned steps: Not an IT pro? This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest. It is either a driver issue or a power issue or a bad storage device. The code 10 description of error is as listed in the below mentioned article – http: Need easy iPhone data transfer software? Thanks for letting me tack on my issue here When I right click to add a letter – it wants me to Initialized Drive – but I don’t want to lose my data!


I’ve tried a couple of things to get Windows to recognize the drive, but nothing works. All you need is a powerful hard drive recovery software to restore all lost data on Maxtor external hard drive, USB etc devices.

Visit our Microsoft Answers Feedback Forum and let us know what you think. Any exclamation marks by hardware need fixing before you investigate any further USB flash drives can fail for no apparent reason.

In the Initialize Disk dialog box, select the disk s to initialize. Posted on Oct 05, Be the first to answer. Wavehog, The device is usb 2.

It is paid but it provides a trial that lets you see what it can recover. Advertisements or commercial links. I know some hard drives have a high failure rate, and can die early. Nothing shows up on my PC.

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This morning lo and behold it’s there!! You can follow the maxotr or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. It was initialized long ago and has data on it and used to vidta fine.

Did this solve your problem? Windows 7 Hardware Compatibility https: Answered on Jan 16, I also rebooted after all these efforts, just in case I stumbled into the same success that Wavehog described above.


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Should I still try the scrub or drivecleanup you mention? Answered on Apr 14, Office Office Exchange Server.

The drive is connected via USB. Fast, complete and safe hard drive data recovery software to recover your data in easy steps. So how do I fix this problem? Refer to the below mentioned link for further details – http: Check the below link for further details —.

Ensure that your computer is turned on Plug the one-pin power connector to the back of the hard disk enclosure Connect the other end to the power adapter Plug the power adapter into the wall outlet.

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