Not Specified by Manufacturer. Click on the link below – http: Melissa, It sounds to me like something happened to the filing system the way the data is organised on the drive while you were copying data onto it. I have a Seagate external hard drive GB bought 2 years ago. How to use an external drive without any special software. If you do have some important personal files or backups on your Seagate external hard drive, don’t worry. Came home from work and it wasn’t recognized.

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Here, we’ll list you some major reasons that may cause your Seagate external hard drive unrecognized or undetectable:. Go into disk management and check if your drive shows there.

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Why can I not see my 1TB Seagate external hard drive under My Computer in Windows Vista?

Capture a memory, post it on a social networking site, and let the Seagate Dashboard automatically back up any content posted. And I do need to get my data back.

Have you checked under disk management if your external drive shows there? Backup Zlim Portable Data Sheet. Fast, complete and safe hard drive data recovery software to recover your data in easy steps. If there are any greyed out entries, right-click on them and select Uninstall. In the center column, bottom pane, you will see a list of all storage devices labeled as Seagate bup slim bk usb device 0, Disk 1, etc. Tracy King – Hard disk drive read failure problem may make users feel upset sometimes.

What does it mean? If it doesn’t works then download and install the drivers dwvice manufacturer’s site,still doesn’t works then contact them for this issue. It is no where on my computer. Tom, if you have not found a solution in the meantime, please do feel free to ask a new question.

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Melissa, It sounds to me like something happened to the filing system the way the data seagate bup slim bk usb device organised on the drive while you were copying data onto it. I did have to reformat it for use with my Mac, degice was fairly easy to follow instructions for reformatting. Other solutions might be trying to reinstall the drivers.

Creative Professionals The answer for streamlining video, photo and audio workflows. Install the pre-loaded NTFS driver for Mac and use the drive interchangeably between Windows and Mac computers without reformatting it.

Seagate also includes a very user friendly and straight forward application that can be helpful for those who are not using Mac Time Machine for backups. For further details see delivery estimates in cart.

Reasons for why Seagate bup slim bk usb device external hard drive become undetectable Part 2. This time I went ahead and purchased 2 extras drives to supplement my cloud storage for my large files: Reboot and try again.

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Existing account, please login directly Customer Login Reseller Login. Storage capacity measurement standards. When the disk was upto GB, the noise stopped. So, it should not have a name clash. One good free package is ADRC.

Now it’s time to rescue and restore all valuable data on your external hard drive.

Is your computer using an AMD processor?