Where are my Hard disks?

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by Oldmanmac, Aug 22, 2012.

  1. Oldmanmac macrumors 6502

    Joined:
    Mar 31, 2012
    #1
    After deciding to reinstall ML and doing so I can't find any of my external drives. All 4 of them are hidden. Only when I start in 1 of the others with Lion/ML do I see them.

    Why?
     
  2. killerrobot, Aug 22, 2012
    Last edited: Aug 22, 2012

    killerrobot macrumors 68020

    killerrobot

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2007
    Location:
    127.0.0.1
    #2
    Assuming you're talking about seeing them displayed on the desktop:
    Go into Finder>Preferences>General and make sure External disks is checked.

    This was changed in 10.6 (I think) as a default option to hide the Hard Drives and External Hard Drives
     
  3. MacDawg macrumors P6

    MacDawg

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2004
    Location:
    "Between the Hedges"
    #3
    I was going to post the same, but wasn't sure if that was what the OP was referring to
    The post is a little vague and confusing
     

Share This Page