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Seagate says that they have gotten a number of calls with the same problem. slpgdragon View Public Profile Find More Posts by slpgdragon August 2nd, 2006, 02:58 PM #6 pele_star Junior Member Join Date: Aug 2006 Posts: 3 Re: External hard drive not I sent the drive back to Tiger Direct and they sent me a new one. I would get the personal license. http://wphomeguide.com/hard-drive/more-sata-trouble.php

I have decided to put in an external drive and am waiting for the shell to arrive now. Changing USB cables/connections, USB port used. Learn more You're viewing YouTube in Turkish. I have to turn these peripherals on after booting.I hope this helped.dsb1983 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - maxtor external drive cannot be accessed by aakirtland / August 7,

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Hi Suzanne,I found your post yesterday while searching for an answer to nearly the same problem. Enjoy your new drive. Düşüncelerinizi paylaşmak için oturum açın. I've searched around the web for some information on this with a Maxtor OneTouch II, but haven't found any discussion of the problem, or any solutions.

Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization. Sometimes it's hard for me to separate what's easy and what just seems simple and easy to me because it's drawing on old experience that's deep in my brain. On a personal note : I store information on external hard drives, but I make ISO images and put them on CD/DVD's. Internal Hard Drive Beeping Help!

Somtimes some applications or even spware can block plug and play abilities. I would first try installing the software driver before anything else. Pull it out of the case and either connect it to another external case you have lying around or purchased, or just put it inside your tower if you're not using http://knowledge.seagate.com/articles/en_US/FAQ/174571en?language=en_US I also bought another NewLink external SATA/IDE enclosure.

FDISK format etc.ProblemDoesn't power on.SolutionFind broken part and replace it.Difficulty is high as it's hard to tell what part is broken.I accidentally broke my hard drive. External Hard Drive Clicking Fix Scanning the disk showed no problems with the drive itself, so everyone was correct about the controller. How to and what to expect. 500GIG Western Digital USB storage. - Süre: 16:29. Cheers jes kaidens_mum View Public Profile Send a private message to kaidens_mum Find More Posts by kaidens_mum Page 1 of 4 1 23 > Last » « Previous Thread |

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This was a major departure as the spindle motor was usually mounted external to the disks.

Find More Posts by RikFairlie August 16th, 2006, 04:20 PM #11 Clif Junior Member Join Date: Aug 2006 Posts: 5 Re: External hard drive not recognized I'm having exactly Seagate Hard Drive Beeping Accessing Maxtor External Hard Drive. Hard Disk Making Clicking Noise If a drive failure is possible, it is always important to make an immediate backup.

in all cases I'm still using the drives (it's either the cheap controller board or the chintsy power supply that goes out).posted by mrg at 4:27 PM on December 2, 2013 his comment is here Proffitt Forum moderator / July 20, 2004 1:29 AM PDT In reply to: This fixed the problem for me (at no cost!) While I will debate if RAID will save the It sounds like you might have a driver missing for the External drive. About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Search Desktops Laptops Tablets Apple Printers Components Storage Networking TVs All Categories Mice Keyboards LCD Monitors Digital Hard Drive Making Buzzing Noise

Thanx again for saving alot of grief. every since then, i can't even see the maxtor drive on 'my computer'... In February 1983, it shipped its first product to Convergent Technology and immediately received an additional $5.5 million in its second round of funding. this contact form please help!!

I thought the benefit of NTFS was file handling efficiency. External Hard Drive Making Clicking Noise My dad had a maxtor somethingorother, I pulled it out of its case, used an adapter, and was able to access all of the files. I appears to be opperating fine ie.

I have a low usage 2yr old Maxtor 60GB HDD drive formatted NTFS to put in it.Question: Would I be well advised to reformat it to FAT32 before I install it?

I often have more success with USB 1 ports on front of PC, less success with PCI card USB slots. I had one Maxtor DiamondMax 10 300 gb in an external Sumvision SATA/IDE combo enclosure. Any further attempts to read it would just add up to the problems and make more data unrecoverable. Hard Disk Making Grinding Noise I replaced the broken part. 1 Step 1: Identifying the problemIs your hard drive broken?Is it hardware or software?ProblemPowers on but BIOS doesn't see it correctly (size and partition) DOS tools

When I click on My Computer, it hangs and will not display. Remove the hard drive from the mounting brackets and place the hard drive securely on an insulated surface. December 22, 2008 Tags externalharddrive resolved Share Twitter Facebook

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posted by gagoumot to Computers & Internet (8 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite I have pulled the drives out of Maxtor externals and removed files with I would like to know how to get the information off the maxtor before I restart it. It is connected via USB (and plugged into an AC outlet, of course), but it won't show up as a drive letter. New to forum and I, too, have to same problem.

Plug and Play has been disabled. To see if the computer has recognised it, Go to: Device manager > Disk Drives. Oturum aç Paylaş Daha fazla Bildir Videoyu bildirmeniz mi gerekiyor? i'm not sure how this forum works so i'm trying to post to the most recent relevant posting i see....-----------the chkdsk e: /f didn't work for me - when i typed

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