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Weird External HDD Bug On Windows 8.1

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    I have had the same thing happen. I went into Device Manager>Disk Manager and then initialized and formatted the disk and then it worked fine... Good luck!

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    win8.1.1 enterprise


    Quote Originally Posted by azasadny View Post
    I have had the same thing happen. I went into Device Manager>Disk Manager and then initialized and formatted the disk and then it worked fine... Good luck!
    yes,but you lost all data correct.

    what type of external device is this ,brand name ,usb speed ,ect ect
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