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My hard drive is not being recognized but its still getting power too it but its not showing up on the computer any where so i think there is something wrong with the usb port on the hard drive

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    Thanks for trying but unfortunately it didn't work but I do appreciate the help

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Shut down computer, plug in USB hard drive, start computer, open "My Computer" and see if drive shows? If so, you may have to format it before using it.

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