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Why does my 250 Gig Passport keep showing up and then disappears, then autoplays again and then disappears? It doesn't stay on long enough to transfer to it or from it. I am using Windows Vista on a laptop.

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It sounds to me like it keeps unplugging it's self. The cable to the passport may be damaged and have a partially broken wire or the USB plug in either the passport or your computer could be damaged. You might try using it in another system and see what the results are. Check the cable for any kind of damage to the insulation.

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