help explanation needed ! on external drive

i have removed a 60 gb hd from my ps3 formatted it to fat 32 and it works on xp 2000 vista my tv as an attached device and my ps3 as an external drive it however will not show up as a drive in windows 7 it shows that a device is connected to the usb port but no drive shows up anywhere was just wondering appart from installing vista on another partition if this was a known problem in windows 7 or when the full release arrives later this month which i have pre ordered will that have the problem sorted ?

help would be appreciated !!!!!!! :lease:


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Can you see the volume in Disk Management? You might be able to assign it a drive letter in there.
Wouldn't show up n disc managment solved the problem tho just removed the USB driver and let it reinstall it and voilà it now finds it every time !!! Job done

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