Question about Acomdata (HD320UFAPE5-72) (HD320UFAPE572) 320 GB Hard Drive
The light is blinking red/blue, device doesn't come up in computer properties. Have changed the data line (device to machine), and checked different USB ports, same problem.
Doesn't sound like anthing is going on inside (no "whirring"). What are my options?
Thanks for any help
I had the same issue- light was blinking from red to blue, could not get my computers (I have a Mac and a PC) to recognize the drive, sounded like the drive wasn't powering up...
I replaced the Acom drive enclosure with a new one (CP Technologies). I don't know if the drive enclosure or power supply was at fault-- but it wasn't the internal drive. Plugged it in and amazingly all my data was back. For thirty bucks it was far less than sending out the drive to a 'data recovery' expert!
Posted on Oct 12, 2008
I was having the same problem: blinking red/blue light and clicking. I just got the same power supply from a friend's drive and the problem is gone. Drive is back to normal and all contents are intact. Don't be fooled by the green light on the AC adapter. Even though it's on, it might be damaged. I guess my was damaged by lightning a few days ago.
Posted on Nov 19, 2008
Yeah me too!!!!!!!
Posted on Aug 29, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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