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Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. please help!! But like I said check your Bio's first. Also try unplugging your drive from the power outlet for a few seconds and then connecting it again. http://dekovsoft.com/hard-drive/how-to-access-external-hard-drive-on-pc.html

the thing was, those pendrives i have inserted worked well before with my same laptop. Drive shows up in Device Manager, but no disk can be seen in Disk Management. I need to turn my hard drive on and off about 30 times before it's finally recognised (this takes about 45 mins!), and even then it sometimes crashes! Some are known to cause issues with network cards and USB devices.Fix?

Maxtor External Hard Drive Not Recognized

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concerning your question about the free space if you type this command you will get more info regarding space, file system: wmic volume list brief or wmic logicaldisk list brief on Find More Posts by RikFairlie August 16th, 2006, 04:20 PM #11 Clif Junior Member Join Date: Aug 2006 Posts: 5 Re: External hard drive not recognized I'm having exactly I need to get pictures and movies i stored on it really bad. Maxtor One Touch Software IT SEEMS to be impossible for me to continuously get the drives to function correctly.

i tried several means, i could not able to overcome the problem. Maxtor External Hard Drive Drivers Seems like those USB ports sometimes get weird for no particular reason. by Absolutely · 9 years ago In reply to Ok Heres all the info.... ... why not find out more This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.

GL Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - maxtor one touch III mini by Jamiesdmf / December 6, 2008 10:39 PM PST In reply to: maxtor external drive Hi magnes79,I Maxtor External Hard Drive 3200 All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. So I 'll use it with NTFS.Thanks Bob, I'm new at this forum, but I'm finding out you're a big help around here.David Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Is it a compatibility issue or is this just a common problem with only MAXTOR drives?

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You bet. click resources nocommente, you probably won't see this (you haven't logged in in a while), but this was the exact advice that saved me. Maxtor External Hard Drive Not Recognized Proffitt Forum moderator / February 16, 2006 7:50 AM PST In reply to: I have had no luck with any of these options. Maxtor External Hard Drive Not Showing Up the ports and cables are good i used them with other things.

Note The disk is initialized as a basic disk. this content Whatever caused the drive to malfunction is still there and still waiting to happen again. Jan 2, 2007 #12 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Topic Status: Not open for further replies. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply justperry, Mar 27, 2013 justperry macrumors 604 Joined: Aug 10, 2007 Location: In the core of a black Maxtor Onetouch 4 Not Working

Click the top "Backup" tab, then click "Restore Files." Click "Restore Historical Version of Backed Up File" to choose between older file versions. by sparkey826 / March 17, 2009 9:07 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Software that WILL read your device... Accessing Maxtor External Hard Drive. weblink When you do plug it in and you say it makes the noise it usually makes, what noise does it make after that?

Seagate says that they have gotten a number of calls with the same problem. Maxtor External Hard Drive 500gb It sounds like you might have a driver missing for the External drive. MacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products.

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by R. I took the casing apart and installed the Hard Drive into my PC as an internal HD. I know know that the Maxtor had created a partition on my C: drive when it was first connected and that partition got wiped out during reformatting. Maxtor External Hard Drive Manual If the Hard Drive is recognised, it'll appear here.Right Click the drive > Properties > VolumesClick PopulateCheck the following :Status : onlinePartition Style : Master Boot RecordIf the status is offline,

I followed post number 14 and 2 minutes later I was running. This might appear as "Maxtor..." or "New Volume." Navigate to the folder containing the files you wish to retrieve. Reply Reply with quote Complain Jabels • New Member • Posts: 23 Re: My external hard drive doesn't show under my computer In reply to Robertj_298 • Jan 28, http://dekovsoft.com/hard-drive/external-hard-drive-won-39-t-mount-mac.html Bruce Epper June 27, 2012 at 3:45 am An I/O error generally indicates a problem with the communication channel, not the drive itself.

I use XP home edition.Thanks,Daviddavbet@lycos.com Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - FAT32 on external when you can do NTFS? Which one? The Maxtor Manager software enables advanced features, such as backing up and restoring historical versions of your files.