Question about Acomdata (HD250UE5-72) (HD250UE572) 250 GB Hard Drive
Need to download a driver for this backup drive
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
You need to do a firmware flash. It worked for me. Here's the link to the fix.
Posted on Aug 29, 2008
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Once you save the data on the external drive it will stay there until you delete it from the external drive. I personally run (2) 1 terabyte external drives and I save My data on 2 separate drives. I have had them fail in the past. This is the only way to ensure you will always have a good copy no matter what. At the time I had only 1 500gb external hard drive and it was nearly full. I bumped it when it was running and lost every thing I had! With the low cost of external drives I recommend buying two of what ever capacity you require and making redundant backups, this will assure you your data will be safe. If you have any other questions feel fre to contact me at [email protected] Send me your number and I will call you for free. I do this for a hobby just to help people. Please take the time to rate this fixya for me and I will assist you with any problem you have. Thank You,
Posted on Aug 31, 2008
Sounds like the drive has seized spindle... Not good news.
Is it buzzing similar to any of these noises: http://datacent.com/hard_drive_sounds.php ?
What you should do is remove the internal drive from the enclosure and connect it directly to the computer. If still buzzing then it's a real mechanical problem...
Posted on Nov 03, 2008
The hard drive is probably faulty, how is the drive? if it uses a external powersupply the power adapter may have worn out and is not providing enough power for the drive to function.
Do you hear clicking from the drive?
A possible solution would be to remove the hard drive from the case, note that it may void your warranty if its still on warranty. And connect it to your computer directly to see if it functions.
Posted on Jan 14, 2009
Try rebooting the computer first with the drive not connected to it.
After the computer reboots, make sure the accomdata is turned off then connect the usb cable. Then turn it on and you should get the password dialog box and be able to access it.
Posted on Apr 21, 2009
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