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Hard drive is not recognize by the computer

I bought this HD less than 2 months ago and it was working fine. One day, it started to ask me to install the driver. It is a USB plug and play device that came without drivers. What I am suppose to do with it. Too much data in there from work and other sources... usb driver for win98

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Have you tried using it on another computer? if its a plug and play device and it works on another computer, the problem may be with your computer. you have to first try this device on another computer to see if it works or not.

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