1. Ensure that your tape deck is on and connected to your computer before your computer is turned on.  Some connections may require that the device is preset during boot to detect.

  2. Ensure that any necessary drivers have been installed.  Your manufacturer may have specific drivers and installation steps required to get your tape deck to be recognized by windows. You can find those driver links here.

  3. If your deck does not show up in the vender supplied ltfs mounting software please see their troubleshooting guides to diagnose the problem.