Hard Drives pilled from NAS not appearing
Posted on 2008-10-31
I had purchased a Western Digital MyBook World Edition 1TB NAS (2 x 500GB HDDs). It was terribly slow and unreliable for retrieving data so I pulled the HDDs and put into external enclosure so I could retrieve the data. The drivers for the external enclosures install correctly, but the drive does not show up in "My Computer" (Windows XP by the way). It does appear in the "Disk Management" as a "Healthy (Unknown Partition)". Also when viewed with Partition Magic it appears but as a "Type FD" format. These drives were not set up in a Raid configuration when in the NAS, just as a straight 1TB drive.
How can I get these drives recognized so that I can move the data from them?
Thanks in advance for any possible solutions.