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My LaCie hard drive is not connecting to my computer. When I turn it on, the light in front is blinking orange and green.

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    My External HD [320GB] is not connecting to the computer...it flashes red and orange. What is the solution? what the hell is a new couse?

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The problem is just external...Hdd is fine..Just buy new external couse there is no way to repair it

Posted on Jan 27, 2008

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I have the same issue. took it to work tried to recover files, Its not working. I connected it to IDE and to a USB to IDE and still not working. The light on the HD case was flashing 1 blink and 6 blinks repetitively. I think the controller board went bad. What do you think? Is there a trouble code for the lights flashing?

Posted on Nov 20, 2009

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I had exactly same problem and it was the Power Supply Unit (PSU). I posted a tickect on LaCie support web page. They provided a free PSU by mail. My HDD is back to life. Rgds Olivier

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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Hallo,
my disk, when on, is not recognised by Windows while the light is flashing between yellow and orange fast (like a car's flash -faster-). please could anyone help me? - i need my data!

Thank you.

Posted on Sep 29, 2008

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