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SD2500D032-000 isn't running but the light is on ...

I got the following model: SD2500D032-000. Since a few days, the light on the front is on, but the disk isn't running. Therefor the disk isn't recognized by the computer. What can I do?

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Sound like the hard disk is faulty or the drive adapter case electronics is faulty.
Remove the hard drive from the case and test the hard drive in another case or in a computer as a slave drive.
You can them work out which is faulty, and then replace the faulty component.

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