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I have plugged in seagate 250 GB seagate expansion portable drive into windows 7 but the disk is not detected. Can you help me how to resolve this ?

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Be sure power is supplied to the HDD, if and inter HDD change the cables, if is external check the USB cable and see if you need a complementary power brick or a second USB to power it.

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Hi :) The USB port has to be a USB 2.0 Try another USB cable some time you get a bad one.

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