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Lacie 1 TB External Hard Drive

I purchased this unit nearly 9 months a go. It was working perfectly, then one day, Data could not be read from the hard drive. It will read about 2 GB then stops. The unit has about 920 GB of extremely important data and I dont know what to do at this point. Additionally, when the unit starts, it makes funny squeeky noises. The moises stop, but the data can not be accessd. The disk information indicates that the data is there, it is not reachable.
Is the data lost?...and what can I do to fix this disaster?
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  • magus2sage Sep 09, 2008

    Yes I just experienced the same issue but the only thing it does is turn on but doesnt load up to my laptop. Nothing pops up showing that it was installed at all. I had one of my comrades take a look at it and he said that he is sure that one of the drives crashed. He bought two new cases and tried reinstalling them. One of them installed but asked to be formatted. The other couldnt load at all. Is there anything I could do because I have some very important documents on there?

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