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System will not detect my Seagate ST3500641CB-RK 500gb external hard disk

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I am using vista home OS, my system is not detecting Seagate ST3500641CB-RK 500gb external hard disk, I am trying to connect using USB cable, I have some important office documents back on the disk, Can any one give me inputs regarding this.

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Prasad.

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    i have a brand new external5 500 gig & it wont even install, the software has installed & can be found in add/remove but when i go to disc management it is not to be found & if i go to device manager it isnt there, tried removing software then taking e sata 300 card out of motherboard, reinstalled software etc booted up , switched off refitted card rebooted & hey presto NOTHING , i have just purchased a maxtor 1tb internal drive,installed it connected data & power cables , booted up & it installed no problem, i also have 3 more drives ,a 80 gig c drive , partitioned, 2 other drives,200 & 250 gig they use winpromise ultra 133 tx drivers but i1 of them wont install or cannot be recognised, help anyone

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My system is brand new, and completely protected with Macaffe, other USB drives are working fine, I checked Seagate External drive in other Vista and XP laptops, it is not detected in computer, as well I checked with even Device Manager, and UVCView.x86, it is not even showing as a USB device Connected.

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If your system some virus hope it is not read......better you try any other some card reader or pen driver if it read you try other OS ....

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