I’m running a laptop with WinXP Home bit. Either of you might be interested in something like this I suppose I must have corrupted something like, I don’t know, do ext hd’s have some kind of system partition or mbr? It performs all functions flawlessly and with the same apparent speed as directly-connected drives. BB code is on. Just plug the power brick into the same power strip as your PC so that they’re both controlled by the same switch.

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Consider upgrading your PC to an inexpensive Dell. I will wait for a reply here but also in the meantime I will try a few other programs for recovery software. Flaming or costar other users Illegal activities: I got one of those smaller model though for my wife’s laptop So it’s spinning but not reading.


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I’m running a laptop with WinXP Home bit. Virus Problem, Please Help. Snickerdo3 Premium Member join: I’ve had it on transferring data all night. You could also try something like partition find and mount or partition table doctor.

If it exfernal not feel like it spins then the motor on the actual platters shaft burned out or something Anyways I tried to see if they had some troubleshooting software with no luck. Hi All, I have an external hard drive that worked fine until yesterday, when I effed it up.

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Kebun Kelapa Local time: This was helpful 0. You are posting drivr reply to: Its been about years since I bought it, and I have not used it for about a month now, maybe 2 months.

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Computer powers off in sleep mode Sounds awesome thanks alot for info all.

Here are a couple of links that may give harx pause about trying to attach a USB 2. Thanks, I hope this problem can be fixed soon, and prevent anyone else’s with the same problem. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Snickerdo3 to Premium Member Jan 6: External Hard Drive not recognized.

Several functions may not work. I have a Comstar Platinum one touch GB external hard drive. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community.