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Harddrive not readable by my computer.

Errrr, mine is the seagate 400GB, after using for couple of months, i accidently unplugged the power, now my computer is not reading the drive, is there anyway that it can be fix without losing all my data??

thanks in advance.


When I try to load Ceedo a pop up appears to say there is an update available, i click OK to get update. Then after 5-10 seconds the Loading Ceedo starts and goes for about 30 seconds and then cuts out. Help on the panel wont work either. If I go back to the start , same thing happens again.

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  • jon_mac May 13, 2008

    Thanks for your reply al habeeb.

    There was know message re surge, only that hardware has bee safely removed.

    I have tried my digital Camera through the same port and it works fine.

    Re resetting the USB port, I am not sure how to do this but assume if other device works Ok this is not the problem.

    Have tried to load Ceedo again with the same result.

    Thanks in advance for any suggestions.

  • cruzez Feb 23, 2009

    My drive wont stay on and when it does, my computer doesnt recognize it. HELP!

  • Al Habeeb A Kareem
    Al Habeeb A Kareem May 11, 2010

    When u unplugged the power, did any message appeared saying " there was a power surge in one of the usb hub" ?
    if this message appeared, the problem is with your usb hub.
    try reseting it. Do other usb devices get detected when u connect them to this port?

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Well you could buy a hard drive enclsure (usb) then open up the seagate and take out the hd (unplug it form the ribbon cables) then plug it into the enclosuer and try plugging that in. may or maynot work becouse the hd itself may be "fried"

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