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My maxtor ext. hard drive 120 gb one touch, My dell laptop mod. inspiron 1525 can not read the maxtor. it gives me a code I/O problem. what do I do

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Try going to system setup! an configering ur 120 hd ! if its an older laptop its bios may not support that big a hard drive! but u can download software for maxtar that will trick it into takeing it!
its a free download ! maxtar.com an the model # an it should do it ! u need to burn the software to a cd or dvd so ur laptop boots up on it! when u download it set it up on ur dvd or cd so it will boot an install ! good luck! merry christmas!



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