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External Drive won't power on

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My SimpleTech External Drive (500GB) all of a sudden won't power on. How do I determine if this is due to the defective AC adapter or other internal problem?

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  • Anonymous Jun 20, 2008

    the simpletech 500gb won't power on

  • jdiop Jul 03, 2008

    Same problem. It won't power on!

  • and1lucas Nov 28, 2008

    i have the same problem yet the solution did not work for me.

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Actually the simpletech dosent need power adapters so u dont need to check for adapters and if you are connecting to usb2 port the power should be embaded so just connect the single usb cable not the both if using usb 1 then connect the both usb cable to usb port if u have already done this please try to change the usb cables wich is connecting the hdd and the pc something wrog in the cable for sure
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