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Seagate 300gb hardrive

i can not get my hardrive to switch on, any ideas.
the cord is working but when i push the button to turn it on, it just clicks and then nothing.

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Re: seagate 300gb hardrive

Hey there Haylaym, the info provided is a little scant on detail. I am assuming it is an external drive, and that you are connecting to a computer via usb port. Als I am assuming you are using windows Xp os. I would suggest you follow these steps 1/ ensure the usb port is working by trying another device to check it's connection. 2/ Open your external drive and check to ensure all connections are made properly. 3/ Install the harddrive internally as a slave or secondary drive, remembering to change setup configuration. 4/ You can try it on another computer. After that it should be solved or confirmed to be a dead drive. Good Luck.

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