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The drive won't spin up in my iomega prestige 500Gb hard drive. Sometimes it will click but it simply will not spin up. Is there any way of getting it to work or recovering my data?

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First test your PSU then test all leads that are attached to your hard drive sounds like a faulty lead of some sorts then
try replacing all the leads that attach to your hard drive including electrical extensions + IDE,SATA and the ones that attach from your motherboard to hard drive
make sure all leads that are attached to your drives dvd\cd 3 1/2 inch floppy have secure connections and are not faulty or just replace them they are probably old and faulty ?
good luck

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