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F Drive Seems to Disappear

For some reason, and this is the second time in a week, this has happened, my F: drive has disappeared on my desktop. So I put DVD in and nothing happens.My "devices and drives" only shows my C: drive and my Cloud photos. Frustrating doesn't being to describe what I'm feeling. Anybody help?

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Too many causes.

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From old hardware to loose cables. Too little detail to start but in short, something of a recurring issue with PCs.
Bob

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What Should I do?

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Any ideas what I should do?

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New System

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The computer was purchased in May, 2013 so it is not old.

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I can't tell if it's desktop/laptop etc.

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I dropped a hint on cables. Most destops use cables with no retainers (even that may not help) so I always try the old remove power, open and gently push all connections home.

Bob

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You could start by providing requested details.

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