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Zip 100 Plus (external)

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by bklynyc, Jan 23, 2002.

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  1. bklynyc

    bklynyc Thread Starter

    Jun 11, 2001
    I have a Zip 100 Plus external drive that I use for a SCSI device and also my PC (PIII/WinMe) via the printer's parallel port. I'm constantly disconnecting it from my PC. However, when I reconnect it - if my PC's already turned on (as is usually the case) - I can't see the drive in "My Computer" unless I reboot. How can I get to see my "F" drive without rebooting?

    (I tried looking in Device Manager: Under SCSI Controllers is Iomega Parallel Port Interface with a yellow exclamation mark!)
  2. ~Candy~

    ~Candy~ Retired Administrator

    Jan 27, 2001
    You can't do that......if you connect it after the computer is turned on, it's not going to be detected.
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