Finding my Hard Drives

I am a new Mac user who converted from a PC. I recently purchased an iMac. I have two external hard drives connected via USB to the back of my iMac. I don't see either of them listed when I open Finder. How do I get them to show up?

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You don't need to do anything

You don't need to do anything special, they will just show up if they are in a format recognized by Mac OS X.

So maybe it would be a worthwhile activity to tell a bit more about these external drives.

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It might be worth looking at Finder Preferences

under the General Tab to make sure that you have a check mark in the External Drives box of the "show these items on the desktop" list

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