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Problem with external storage

Hi this gives me sounds as if the disks get struck and then the light doenst flash itsnot even recogning it

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  • Anonymous Aug 01, 2008

    i do

  • Anonymous Aug 30, 2008

    Yes I do. My SimpleDrive portable just continues to make the same noise - as if the disk is stuck with the red light on. My computer does not even recognize it. How do I solve this problem.

  • david0880 Oct 06, 2008

    Same problem here, drive makes a clicking at first then stops, computer doesn't see it exists, windows or fedora core =(

  • rodjabz Nov 01, 2008

    I am having the same Problem in my 500 GB.Does anybody know how to fix this.Please advice.



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Seems the harddive is no more in working condition. i too had a similar problem with mine( not external drive).the technician said that it is gone and replaced it with another one.
if your hard drive's warranty period is not over they will replace it with a new one.

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