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Maxtor external hardrive will not boot up onto my mac

The lights are on but there is nobody at home!
tried various leads and on two macs plus a `PC' with no luck. No sounds coming from it as there sometimes was... help please???

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  • fabpictures Feb 16, 2009

    thanks eric.... as usual you find out they are poo 'after' you bought the bad product!
    cheers mike


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Hi,
Try a more reliable brand. Maxtor isn't. You don't want to take chances with your files!
Here are two options:

1 www.carbonite.com this company will back your computer up automatically for 50.00 a year unlimited.

2 here is a much more reliable external drive at the link below.

http://www.amazon.com/Western-Digital-Essential-External-WDH1U10000N/dp/B000VZCEUI/ref=pd_bbs_sr_2?ie=UTF8&s=electronics&qid=1234779508&sr=8-2

Hope this works for your needs
Please don’t forget to rate me
good luck,

eric

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