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Computer doesn't recognize the external drive

I have a SimpleTech 250 gb mini external drive (pininfanina). It was working fine and all of a sudden when I plug the cable nothing happens...

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  • marilia_clar Nov 21, 2008

    Thanks for your reply, Nick61! When I connect other devices in the same USBs, everything works...so I guess the problem it's not the USBs. I'll try connecting in my husband's computer.

    Thanks again!

  • shabboo Nov 22, 2008

    when i cannact the hard drive my desk top no showing the hard drive

  • Anonymous Nov 29, 2008

    I tried plugging it into another USB port and that didn't work. I tried plugging another device into both ports and that doesn't work. I am getting an error message: power surge on hub port - device has malfunctioned and exceed power limits of its hub port.

  • indiaramana Jan 01, 2009

    I can not connect the drive

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I asume the connection is via an USB?
Try another usb-port and see if that helps, if not try to connect the disc on another PC (maybe a friends pc) and see is that pc recognize the disc.

Good luck!

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