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USB enclosure not work with vista

by coocookoo / July 6, 2007 6:42 PM PDT

I have a 3.5 inch USB enclosure hard drive which runs fine with my XP box. When I try to connect that with my laptop using Vista, it doesn't get recognized. I try to reactivate it under Disk Management, the option was disabled. Please advise.

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You can't reactivate it
by glb613 / July 6, 2007 9:39 PM PDT

if the computer doesn't recognize the enclosure. Have you tried a different USB port?

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Any PASSWORD or One Button Sink feature.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 6, 2007 9:58 PM PDT

A revelation is that both features need to be dispensed with for such to work with Vista.

I've purposely misspelled sync and not discussed the need to partition or format new drives.


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