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Dear Sir, I purchased one I omega 1tb (Model GDHDU, P/N 31803900 Number given below the Bar code is S/N THAK23M528) external hard drive at Beharain during Dec, 09. Now after using 500gb space suddenly when it was connected to the computer it is not accessible and the following message is observed. Can you kindly guide me the way to solve my problem Message:" F:\is not accessible. The file or directry is currepted and unreadable"

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i have a 1TB iomega hard-drive - trying to store files from my mac pro, message i am getting "iomega HDD cannot be modified"

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