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Can't be recognized.

My 500gb hard drive was working about 5hrs ago and now when i turn it on my computer doesn't recognize it and the hard drive itself makes a repetitive noise then the front light just stays lit red. instead of its normal circulating motion.

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    Thanks Lemmor. Damn it.

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If the noise is like a repetitive ticking or clicking. Well, the sorry to say that the hard drive had crashed... which makes the noise... And sorry to tell you that you cannot do anything but to buy another...

sorry... Fixya!!!

Posted on May 21, 2009

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