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Drive is not ready-error message when i connect Lacie 320gb

Drive is not ready for use; its door may be open. please check drive \device\harddisk2\dr14 and make sure that a disk is inserted and that the drive is closed.

this is the message when i connect my Lacie 320 gb to my computer. i am not able to format it and access it.

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  • afoster_va Apr 14, 2008

    I'm having the same problem. I can hear things moving inside the drive, but the computer is not recognizing it. I've tried accessing it from various computers but the same result occurs each time.

  • Anonymous Apr 16, 2008

    I'm having the exact same problem - were you able to find a solution? if so please write back

  • Anonymous May 01, 2008

    i have got this problem in my ipod . ipod is still not doing anything other than blink. The drive is not ready for use; its door may be open. Please check
    drive\Device\Harddisk2|DR5 and make sure that a disk is inserted and
    that the drive door is closed.



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