troubleshooting Question

Find a missing external hard drive on a network

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Hi!  I am trying to find a missing external hard drive in our laboratory!  It may be attached to some computer that I haven't yet seen.  

Are there any networking tools that I could use to find the hard drive?  For example, using the information stored about it on the registry of the computer to which it had formerly been attached.  (Windows XP.)

I am in a laboratory at a university, so the number of computers around is quite high.  (I have not yet ruled out theft either, so don't remind me of that!)  

Thanks for any help!  All the best.

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