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I was using the mybook to store all my music.  Now, my mac won't read the drive when I plug it in and the blue indicator lights on the mybook just remain steadily on, without flashing at all.  I would like to fix it or at least be ablel to copy all my music files off the drive.  help?

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  • mario K Sep 04, 2008

    I have the same problem, with it 'clicking' as it powers-up....basically it doesn't seem to 'boot -up' at all.

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Check for the file system.. from your mac go to disk utilities, file system might be corrupted

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