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Drive not recognized by desktop.

Light solid blue constantly. No warning for this failure; simply was not seen after a routine restart of desktop. I ahve an external HD. Its been working fine for months but now my desktop won't recognize the the Hard drive - I've also tried it on my laptop but that won't recognize it either. I get a constant blue light indicator. I also tried switching to a different Hi speed USB port but taht didn't work either.

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  • berthica7206 Aug 25, 2008

    error coneccion internet

  • Anonymous Aug 26, 2008

    same as above computer wont recognize it

  • firegod420 Aug 30, 2008

    i have plug it in and does not show up on my computer please help asap so i can do a back up on my pc

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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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