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My Lacie 500GB drive shuts my laptop down when i connect it.

It was working fine one evening and when i connected it the next day it caused an error on my laptop resulting in it restarting. My laptop works as usual when the drive is not connected but the same thing happens whenever i connect it.

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I managed to sort it. I plugged my drive into another computer and deleted recently downloaded files, after that it worked fine with my laptop. Reckon you should try it on a mates computer and see what you can do.

Posted on Feb 24, 2008

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Similar issue: my notebook hangs instead of restarting. i thought its the usb2.0 of my rather old(3yr) notebook. but i bought a cheap usb box for my old 120G hdd and it plug-n-play like a charm on the same old notebook/same usb port. quite frustrated with this Lacie 500G beast.

so i ended up backing up my notebook using the 1-click backup of Lacie but using my old 120G hdd instead of the new Lacie500G. but then, search as i would through the Lacie documentation, i see no mention of how to restore the data... still looking...

Posted on Feb 24, 2008

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