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External drive not showing up

\015 I bought an external HD enclosure, I inserted a wiped 160 gig into it. It's a plug and play, it shows up on my device manager and I get a safely remove device on my tool bar, but it will not show up on my computer to transfer data to. Have Acer 5610 running Windows Vista Ultimate. Any ideas or solutions would be greatly appreciated.\015

Answers :

Have you gone into disk management?
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\015\012If it is vista, right click on my computer, and manage, disk management.
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\015\012Check and see if the disk shows up there. If so, you will probably need to format it.
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\015\012Vista has it's own format, and does not like the usual XP disk. I just went through this.
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