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My computer wont read my Simpletech 500gb hardrive

Everytime i plug it in thru the usb port i get NOTHING at all. it used to read it then it stopped completley. i tried it on other comp. but nothing. Plz help. Email answers or other questions to Thecaptain1987@yahoo.com

thanks toanyone who can help

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SimpleTech has problems with their controller board. The HDD inside probably still works fine. You might want to get an external chassis and take the hard drive from the SimpleTech and put it into the external chassis. You will need a sata one.

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