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LaCie Design by F. A. Porsche 160 GB not showing on MacBook Pro

I recently backed-up files to the external HD so that I could do a complete install of Leoparad. Now the macbook does not recognize the HD when I plug it in. I am in great need to recover the documents.

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  • DL12 Nov 29, 2007

    Guess it works well on another PC, must be the driver, Thanks

  • DL12 Nov 29, 2007

    great work thanks

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The first thing that I would do is try connecting the drive to different USB Ports. If that does not work see if there is any software that came with the drive or that you can download from the internet that you might need to get the drive working. Next I would connect it to a different computer to see if it works that way. If it works when connected to a different computer I would at least get the files on to that computer and transfer them to the computer that you need them on using a network connection, a CD/DVD, or a USB thumb drive.

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