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How do I find my E drive, I could use it and see it before, now I can not see it and I have pictures on it that i want. It is my second hard drive, my C drive is fine.
It should be listed under MY COMPUTER. If it is a seperate hard drive, it should be listed under Disk Drives in DEVICE MANAGER (there will be two listings). If it is a patitioned drive, check in CONTROL PANEL, ADMIN TOOLS, COMPUTER MANAGEMENT, then DISK MANAGEMENT. It should be listed there. If it is listed, look for problems listed. If not listed, your computer does not know it exists. Check the wiring connections to the drive itself.
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