How come I cannot find my external hard drive after closing it while formatting it?

by on October 15, 2010

Q: I have a Toshiba computer and a 500GB external hard drive. I am wondering how come I cannot find my external hard drive anymore after closing it while it was being formatted to fat 32?


One Response to “How come I cannot find my external hard drive after closing it while formatting it?”
  1.  

    It should still be shown in disk management, you can reformat and assign a drive letter from there:

    http://www.theeldergeek.com/disk_management.htm