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Flashing led light on my hard drive

I have a lacie 500gb external hd. it doesn't register as a drive on my computer and the led indicator light on the front flashes from green to red to orange. can you tell me what is wrong?

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Re: flashing led light on my hard drive

Put it in your ass then go shit it out at circuitcity....lemme know what happens buddy

Posted on Dec 28, 2007

Re: flashing led light on my hard drive

Well the best thing i figured out to do was to purchase a new case. i think the case burned up. i pulled the hard drive out and hooked it up to another drive so to see if it would work. the drive works just fine in the other device, so i ordered another case.

Posted on Nov 09, 2007

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