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My laptop used to recognize my hard drive, but it no longer does. My laptop says that the device has malfunctioned and Windows does not recognize it. I could not solve the problem by myself. Could you help?

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Is it recognized by another computer? If it fails on another, the drive is very likely damaged. Examine the USB cord for any physical damage as well.

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