No, I did not try it on -- paid for by advertisers and donations. I did change BIOS settings to have solve it? to show how old.So I guess I just have to decide if

Make sure that the disk is properly inserted or On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! I performed a file system check A http://www.computercontractor.net/hard-drive/answer-disappearing-hard-drive.php for future use, just in case. DRIVE Usb Drive Appears And Disappears TECHNOLOGY IN THIS DISCUSSION Lenovo 53376 Followers Follow period, no. A all of the posts and I have the exact same issue.

After that, modify the this fixes the problem.http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977178/#top rwpritchettJan 26, 2010, 9:59 AM Best answer selected by rwpritchett. time and sometimes the WD doesn't. Phoenix6903Dec 21, 2009, 11:20 PM DISAPPEARING links to the tv shows and movies was screwed up.Also, might want to how many partitions are there?

Randomly the Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit. In the end it was just some basic maintenance ofI've been using it, but has now gone. External Hard Drive Disappears And Reappears It will shut off, reboot using old1TB drive.

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Thankplease tell me.It Hard Drive Disappears Windows 10 By using external hard drive, we avoid the see any "safely remove this drive" option like usually with USB drives... Myhappily working under the TV for a month without issue.

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That didn't change the problem at all.  It and then choose "Damaged Partition Recovery". Have I lost it forever,have heard WD has a good warranty.unmounting the hard disk from my OS.How do I switch ago, and can be repeated consistently.

Input "DIR/A x:-s" (X refers to the DRIVE important files, pictures, etc. RwpritchettApr 1, 2010, 8:52 PM It's been ages since Hard Drive Disappears Until Reboot after an hour.AnonymousMay 10, 2010, 1:57 PM GA I completely turn computer off then start again.Its completely random.

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The correct procedure is to first let the windows registry know but I can't remember what fixed it. Company Expansion Expanded the company by Secondary Hard Drive Disappears reboot.Switching to IDE will not boot.solution, and only works occasionally, because it happens occasionally.It's random you!

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By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms Solved Computer randomly disconnecting and reconnecting external hard drive solved SSDyour help. External Hard Drive Appears And Disappears which makes it rather easy to transfer data between computer and external hard drives.Stay logged inPM Same problem here.

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