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Freeagent desktop external hard drive will not power up

I have a seagate freeagent desktop external hard drive and when i plug it into its power source it will not power up.

Unfortunatly the warrenty is out but i have important files i need to get hold of.

Is there any way i could possibly power up the hard drive or even open up the hard drive and get the data and put into my computer.

Please help me its urgent.

Thank you

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  • Ryan_Sowt Jan 10, 2009

    ye i no but it still does not turn on

  • fuchsc Jan 27, 2009

    my hard drive won't turn on. the light won't go on.

  • Anonymous Jan 28, 2009

    250 gb free agent out of nowhere didnt start up. not sure what to do

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I have my own Seagate hard drive and with mine you have to plug it into the computer and power source for it to power on.

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