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My LACIE 500gb drive appears dead - I cannot get it to activate. I have not used it for a month. I attempted tp power it up this morning - no power.

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  • nevillazarus Nov 01, 2008

    I cannot feel or hear the drive spinning

  • nevillazarus Nov 01, 2008

    All connections and wiring are good - still no power - no spinning

  • nevillazarus Nov 01, 2008

    Where is the service centre?

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Try to check all wire and cable connection. it could be only on the connection or into the wire you have the problem.

Posted on Nov 01, 2008

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    micromaster Nov 01, 2008

    change the wire and try testing it into another input.

    also for clarification:


    • is the drive was connected internal or external?

    • did you got a power coming on your pc.?

    thanks


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Can you feel the drive spinning?

Posted on Nov 01, 2008

  • Legin Varghese
    Legin Varghese Nov 01, 2008

    check if is recognized by the computer, got to the device manager and check there.
    If you don't hear if spin that mean the it is dead, you cannot repair it yourself, you have to send it to the service center.




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    Legin Varghese Nov 01, 2008

    by service center i meant the LaCie Technical Support

    https://www.lacie.com/mystuff/login.htm?...

    Thanks
    Kevin


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