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My Elements 500 ext hard drive no longer appears on desktop

On Mac 0s 10.4.11 - Elements was disconnected without being put in trash. ... Since then has just  spun - blue light flashing but never appearing...

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I did this on my PC. Took it to the shop (Harvey Norman). The techie reckons I got a spike across the terminals because I did not properly disconnect. He reformatted the drive for me. Unfortunately i lost everything on it (unrecoverable anyway he said). Worked fine till I got a problem with the transformer. Still working on that one. Know where to get a new transformer/power supply?

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