Question about Thermaltake A2398 Silver River R 3.5in Hard Drive Enclosure Retail Drive Case

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I have a 3.5" Thermaltake enclosure (purchased 6 months ago) with a drive from my prior home pc (had Win2000). Drive powers up, green light is constant and red LED is on and off and on and off. When connecting to my Vista 64 desktop it locks up Explorer, and when connecting to my XP laptop, Windows can't connect to the drive. The drive spins, and sounds right, but just won't connect. Help?

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Try to install drivers first for the enclosure before plugging in enclosure to make sure it is not a driver issue. another option is to remove the drive from enclosure and to plug it in directly to motherboard or eSATA and then see what happens. i hope this helps and good luck with the problem.

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