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Aloha, I purchased a Simpletech 160GB about 4 months ago from Comp USA. They went out of business here in Honolulu, last month. It stopped working about a week ago. THe imput slot fell inside the unit and I had a hard time connecting it, but finally did. However now it does not work at all. I need it to backup my computer. Thank you, Susan Condit 710 Lunalilo ST #1104, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813 Phone: (808)521-4255 email: C-artcards@hotmail.com

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You can open up the Simpletech enclosure and check that all the cables are connected inside. If the connector fell inside then it may just be too messed up. If that is the case, you can buy another USB enclosure and transfer the hard drive from the Simpletech unit to the new enclosure.

btw: posting your phone # on the internet is not really a good idea. If you can edit this posting I would suggest you remove it.

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The only way that you can recover the info on your hard disk is by taking it to a pc repair center and get it fixed, if possible.

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