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Boot problems I have a drive that won't poower up. It has worked previously without trouble. Now I can get the light on the power switch to come on, but it stays amber (ie. doesn't progress to flashing followed by going green). I have tried disconnecting it from the network and then reconnecting. Ditto disconnecting the power cable. I have also reset the unit. All suggestions appreciated.

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  • Lesmana12 Apr 25, 2008

    my hard drive is slow by network

  • Anonymous Nov 24, 2008

    Yup, exactly the same symptons.
    I even took the drive out (as it was out of warranty already) and put it into another computer directly but no luck.
    I am about to buy another maxtor unit and see if I can pull the disk out of this one and put it in that.
    Fingers crossed :\


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Try with another computer if the problem persist then the problem with your HDD PCB(printed circuit board). go to nearer harddisk repair centre ASAP. Thanks Arun

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