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Old 12-27-2007, 12:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have bought a new HDD and put into an external case which attaches via the USB. Problem is i cannot format it in Administrator tools although it does show up. Any ideas what im doing wrong? By the way the drive is not showing unless i scan the drives in Admintools/data management/storage.

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