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Having problem with external hardrive when I click on Lacie Icon.. Error message is- The drive or network connection that the shortcut 'Shortcut to LACIE(E).Ink" refers to is unavalilable. Make sure that the disk is properly inserted or the network resource is available, and then try again.

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Try clicking on the my computer icon and then see if you can see the external drive in the my computer window. Most likely since it is an external drive the drive letter could have changed. If you see in the shortcut before it said E it could have a different drive letter now. Keep me posted and if you found this solution helpful please rate it. Thanks - Tech101

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Open MY COMPUTER

See if the USB drive has been assigned a different drive letter. Or for that matter, is the drive being detected.

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