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Maxtor 120gig unable to open.

My maxtor 120gig was first used on an Imac, I have also used it on a friends laptop with no problems. My problem is! I have tried on 4 or 5 PCs to use it, with no luck. On all occasions the PCs have seen that a portable hard drive has been installed but none will allow me to open it to use the files.
"CAN YOU HELP ME" PLEEEEZ.
Peter,
Campbelltown, N.S.W
Australia.

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Try inserting your Maxor into the computer and then REBOOTING. Chances are, they will show up after the reboot (assuming the correct drivers are present). Some USB devices are not totally plug and play. I had the same problme at work last year until I figured out this trick.

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