Windows 10: Just installed my Win 10 and my backup HD is inaccessible

  1.    07 Aug 2015 #1

    Solved: Just installed my Win 10 and my backup HD is inaccessible

    I see it in the device manager. It is called "cool beans" has all my games and music but can't figure out how to access it.

    WDC WD10EZ-00KUWAO ATA device
    Disk 0
    Type Basic
    Staus Online
    Partition Style Master Boot Record
    Capacity 953869 MB
    Unallocated space 2 MB
    Reserved Space 0 mb

    Any help creating a shortcut to it?
    Last edited by djshamrock; 08 Aug 2015 at 13:58.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    08 Aug 2015 #2

    Open up Disk Management and look for your backup hard drive. Any issues should show up there. If you're not sure post a snapshot of your disk management window.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    08 Aug 2015 #3

    That worked thanks!
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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