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LaCie F.A. Porsche Hard Drive is no longer recognized

Hi, After years of use, I suddenly cannot access my hard drive. I am hoping to at least get the data from it. Can you help?

I get the error that the USB device is not recognized. I am running XP.

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  • uakbar Sep 10, 2008

    i connected my Hard drive to my mac but the iconn that use to come up is not there. I tried to hook it up to my PC but says ur device is not detectable. The LED on the front just keeps on changing between green and red.Any Advice ?


  • glitchcentre Sep 15, 2008

    I cannot access the most recent of folders on my lacie f.a porsche hard drive either. I copied some stuff on it, then after a windows xp home reinstall i cannot copy the info back to any laptop. some folders are accessible, perhaps the "protection" was switched on after these files were put on there.

    How can i get to the files?


  • Dave May 11, 2010

    Does it connect to another PC? Have you reinstalled any drivers it came with?

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I was able to acces the hard drive again, by replacing the cable that goes from the hard drive to the computer. Once I did that, there was no problem with the connection.

However, some of the data seems to be corrupted or lost. Still trying to sort that out, but I did retrieve most of it.

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