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Drive not working at all, Nada

My drive (259GB) was working fine till recently, then I plugged it in other day and nothing, no sounds at all, status LED not even lighting. (status led on power adapter OK though).

Ports and port pins looked to be fine. Popped the base cover but didnt see anything noticable, didnt go deeper as not experienced with HDD's

Submitted a ticket to LaCie but no answer after 3 days

Have been using it as main backup so have around 90GB of V.V.important data on board :(

Help Would Much Appreciated!!

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Re: drive not working at all, Nada

Both off you email me at and i will help you both ok

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Re: drive not working at all, Nada

Hello Wolf, Ive had the same problem with mine. There doesnt seem to be an explanation as to why it stopped working. Unfortunately It most likely means that it is broken.

However a useful tip i was givin is if you take the drive out of the casing and attach it directly to your computer (as the slave or master drive) it still doesnt load up then you know for sure that its had it. Otherwise it should load up fine then you just need to transfer the data and get a new drive.

Hope this helps. SM

Posted on Nov 06, 2007

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