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La cie hard drive mount issues

All systems have been operating smoothly for the last 2 years. then this morning 1 of my hard drives began having trouble. i have 7 d2 bigger disk extreme terabyte drives and 2 500 gig drives daisy chained together. when i fired up the computer this morning they all turned on and mounted fine excpet for 1 of the drives. it turned on and then went through its normal routine but at a certain point the blue light on the front which usually remains solidly lit began to flicker and the drive started making strange noises. i tried to plug it into other drives and also unmounted the other drives and tried to plug it into the computer by itself. the problem continued. i also tried to use both 400 and 800 cables to see if that would make a difference as well as trying power supplies for one of the other drives. any ideas what is going on? thanks.

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I think that this disk has some bade sector ,try to make a complete scan of tis hard drive by this command "CHKDSK /p /r" to repair this bad sectors and repartitioning this hard drive. some time the reason of this problem is file system of this hard drive is not correct.

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