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Wont recognize drive

Acomdata drive just stopped working.
I've has it less than a year.
it was making a click and spin noise constantly for about 2 days
blue solid light.
I turned it off and on again, and no luck.
computer will not recognize drive.

is there someway to retreive the data?
Help!!!!
I have 2 years of photos stored on it!

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  • sampowers07 Sep 21, 2008

    I've had this external for about 3 years.  I am using it with my ibook G4 and it has showed up perfectly fine until today.  The blue light on the front has not worked for about a year. every once in awhile it will make a clicking sound then stop. 

  • hegseth Sep 24, 2008

    I have the same exact problem - have used for just about 1 year. It started clicking and now it when I turn it on it just blinks Red to Blue and will not come up on my computer. Three days ago I moved everything from my hard drive to it so that I could run install Norton and clean everything up.
    I have several thousands of dollars worth of onto this drive and can not access it. Please tell me that will be able to retrieve data. I am just sick about it right now.


  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    what's that clicking noise!

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Try checking your power cord adapter.
I found the same problem was with the cord.
Luckily, I had another Acomdata HD cord to check the problem.

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I had the same problem. its not the power cord its something internal in the hard drive its self.
although, the same noise coming from the drive was coming from the power cord box, so i have no idea what the problem is or how to solve it.

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