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750GB Western Digital HDD won't turn on.

I have a 750GB Western Digital external hard drive, but I try to turn it on, and is not turning on at all, is brand new, I used it only one time to put some photos in, and then on the other day I tried to turn it on and nothing, the light don't even blink or anything nothing at all, I don't know what could be the problem, I connected it to my computer and nothing.

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  • James Louie Puro
    James Louie Puro May 11, 2010

    try using another USB cable if you have one...or plug it in your other USB slots.

    let us know


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Hi.. try to Remove the drive from it's external case, and try a different hard drive. If that works, your drive is the problem. If it still doesn't work, the USB to IDE interface is the issue.
Try mounting the original IDE drive internally, and see if you can read it there. If not, you'll need to send it to a data recovery center...

thank u


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