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Hard Disk using Hard-Drive enclosure is recognied as CD-ROM Drive


I bought a new AcomData Hard drive enclosure and am trying to use it to read data from one of my Old computer's Maxtor 200GB internal drive. According to the AcomData instructions, I changed the Maxtor drive configuration to MASTER. But whey I try to plug it with my laptop (with XP and SP2) using the enclosure's USB cord, it is recognized as a CD ROM drive. I have tried following steps to resolve this issue but with no Luck:

1. I have tried chaning the drive letter for this external drive enclosure, thinking that the default drive letter might be conflicting with something. But the problem still remains.

2. I have tried it plugging to a Vista machine and another XP machine with SP3 installed.

Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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