Windows 10: File explorer shown two external hard drive

Discus and support File explorer shown two external hard drive in Windows 10 Network and Sharing to solve the problem; Hi, i hope someone could help me in my problem, so i been encountering this issue for a long time and i dont know how to solve it i already reset my... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Network and Sharing' started by JatAbarientos, Aug 17, 2019.

  1. File explorer shown two external hard drive


    Hi, i hope someone could help me in my problem, so i been encountering this issue for a long time and i dont know how to solve it i already reset my laptop because i thought that was the solution but its not, i dont even know how this happend whenever i plugged in a usd or an external hard drive when i open file explorer its shows two of them two of them but when i click it its just the same.File explorer shown two external hard drive [​IMG]

    :)
     
    JatAbarientos, Aug 17, 2019
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  2. Remon Ont Win User

    External Hard Drive

    Hi John,

    We suggest that you try the troubleshooting steps below:

    • Open your External Hard Drive file in File Explorer.
    • Type the name of the file you want to search on the search box and click Enter.
    The file will show up in Search Results and you will be able to move it to the correct folder.

    Let us know if you need further help.
     
    Remon Ont, Aug 17, 2019
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  3. saving and viewing files on an external hard drive

    Hi Sam,

    We appreciate you for being part of Windows 10.

    Yes, you may format the external hard drive. Follow the below steps.


    • Connect the external hard drive to Windows 10 computer.

    • Press Windows + E keys on the keyboard to the keyboard to open the file explorer.

    • Locate the external hard drive on left navigation pane in File explorer.

    • Right click on the external hard drive and click on
      Format
      .

    • Click Start and follow on screen instructions to format the hard drive.
    I hope the above information helps. Kindly let us know if you need any further assistance with Windows. We are glad to assist you.

    Thank you.
     
    Kiran Kishore, Aug 17, 2019
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  4. xpac5896 Win User

    File explorer shown two external hard drive

    External drives shown twice in File Explorer


    I'm running Windows 10 Pro, Build 10586.71. Can anyone give me an explanation as to why I have my external hard drives showing twice in File Explorer (see Attachment)

    File explorer shown two external hard drive [​IMG]

    I've had this since the first install of Win 10, and it's driving me nuts.
     
    xpac5896, Aug 17, 2019
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