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My Verbatim suddenly stopped working on my Mac OS

My Verbatim portable hard drive suddenly stopped working on my Mac OS X 10.4 iBook G4. Now it won't appear on my desktop or in my disk manager. The drive is also not making any noise. Is it dead? I'm terrified. Please help!

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It sounds like your hard drive is damaged. Hard drives are very, very dilicate pieces of machinary. The disk is paper thin and any sudden jarring, especially dropping it creates a warp in the drive. It could also be just a mechanical failure. Unplug it to prevent further damage. Don't worry in many cases you can have the data retrieved from your hard drive by using this online company that I highly recommend:
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