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Not Recognized? I got a Fujitsu 160GB MHY2160BH, and when I plug it into my Acer Aspire 5600 laptop, the lights come on and the drive is active, but it says on my laptop that the usb device has malfunctioned and windows does not recognize it. I am running Windows Vista Home Premium

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  • Fireman71 Jan 08, 2009

    I received this same Hard Drive from HP along with the adapter. I installed it in my second HDD slot on my Dv9130 laptop and it shows up in the device manager and tells me it is working properly but this HDD doesn't show up on y list of drive on My computer? How do I fix this?

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Hi,
The device driver is causing a conflict with the system. If you have got any specific cd with hardrive install the driver from the cd. Otherwise , i would suggest try changing he manufacturer of the hdd and get a new one. If you have recently bought it.
Otherwise try creating a new account in windows vista on your computer and then try plugging in the drive

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