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Home PC I had thids hard drive for backup at work. We added a server so I brought it home to use as a personal info back up. I wanted to format and erase everything so I could put my data on it. I cannot get my PC to recognize the drive. I do not have the original CD driver or manual it came with. Can I download the drivers to make it work?

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You will have to reformat the drive. What operating system is your home computer running?

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