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Why doesn’t windows explorer show my removable / USB drive even though the command prompt does?

Why doesn’t windows explorer show my removable / USB drive even though the command prompt does?

I'm running WinXP SP2. Around 50% of the time, when I slot in my USB drive. Windows explorer refuses to show the drive.

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Guest [Entry]

Try refreshing the explorer window that's looking at the drives with F5 or CTRL-F5.
Guest [Entry]

"These are just things to try:

If it's always the same pendrive, try reformating it.

Also, see if there's anything you can do in the disk management utility (right-click My Computer > Manage > Disk Management."