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LaCie BIG HD suddenly invisible to my Mac

No problems forever; using partitioned external Firewire-connected HD for backup and for extra multi-media storage. Suddenly, nothing. No hint of the drive on the screen. Blue light/button solid. No apparent power problem. Firewire tests OK.

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Hi,

from the description either th drive or the 1394 logic board has failed. Try having the technicians at you local PC shop swap the actual hard drive from the Lacie enclosure into a new enclosure and test it. If it works, buy the enclosure and you're back in business, if it oesn't and you need the data on the drive comment back with your Country, State & City and I'll refer you to a good Data recovery specialist in your region.


Hop this helps FixYa,

Chris

Posted on Jul 18, 2009

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