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Help! i have a seagate 750gb freeagent pro and won't show up on my computer anymore. in fact everytime i turn it on it gives me a beeping sound every few seconds and stops after about 15 or so beeps. how can i fix it?

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Download seagate tools and run the diagnostic utility...this will tell you what's wrong. you can download powermax from same page and this utility can recertify small errors on the hard drive without erasing data.

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