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Widnows doesnt recognize maybe corrupted? not sure

Yesterday my drive worked great. Today i got back and it was not vibrating / working like when its on. I turned it on and it started beeping and then stopped after awhile. Windows sees in as a USB mass external drive but does recognize it as a disk drive anymore. Instead of working / vibrating it does nothing. Is it a hardware issue or corrupted. I would assume if it was corrupted that the files would be there and it would still be recognized as a drive

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Re: Widnows doesnt recognize maybe corrupted? not sure

Galigul is correct. Try going through process of elimination. Try another known good working computer with good USB ports that another device is working. try it there and check if it works. If it works there, then problem is isolated to your computers' USB port or ports. Try a known good working USB device on your computer and check if it works or has the same problem. From there, you'll be able to determine if the problem is hardware related or software device drivers or Operating system conflicts.
If problem is with the software device drivers, try updating your Windows.

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Hey there - I should know whether it has an external power supply - Please give me the model. I think that it should be a hardware problem yet I need more inforamtion regarding your device and computer in general.

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