Question about Trekstor DataStation maxi m.u SATA 3.5" 500GB portable hard drive black 500 GB USB 2.0

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Maxi m.u not being recongized

I have a Datatstation Maxi M.U that used to work perfectly fine. Suddenly when I plug it into a USB port it no longer comes up as a seperate HD but an external device. When I open it i get the error 'Please Insert Disk into drive'

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  • jexxed Jun 18, 2008

    how do you format a drive that cant be read in the first place?

  • Anonymous Aug 28, 2008

    It seems that my hard drive crashed. Two questions, Why would this happen? and Can I retrieve my files?

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OK ive got a solution that actually works..its going to sound weird but my hard drive suddenly stopped working it wasnt being recognized BUT i punched it medium strenght while it was still running and it Made some noises the purple kind of light came on and the auto play menu showed up. im not sure if it will work for everyone but im really happy right now mines fixed!

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This sounds like an crash in the drive, so you will need to format your HDD and if stll problem persists you need to take it to the service centre with the warranty.

Thankyou

Posted on Jun 17, 2008

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