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Do not detect portable hard drive run by usb

I bought 160g mini portable hard drive run by usb port made by simpletech.
When I plugged into laptop, it does not recognize drive on my computer; when I checked simpletech, it was saying that most likely due to lack of power.
I hooked up 2 usb ports for more power on computer, still having same problem.
Anyone knows why?

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  • isaac4 Jun 09, 2008

    Hi,

    Your reply 'Check device manager for USB and network drives. Install, configure device, update drivers as needed. If this leads to a solution, please rate it as FixYa. Otherwise don't rate it yet, and just add a comment letting me know what happened'

    I have done these, but it did not solve the problem.

    In fact, I have done these even before I sent 1st request already.

    I'm sorry for my late response; I was rather busy for a while at that time.

    Anyway, your input did not work, unfortunately.

    Isaac

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Power issue will not be fixed without an external power supply like plug into a wall socket.

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