still need some help with this
now when im using it shuts down during uploading from it
It should just stay connected.. So sadly it sounds like a faulty drive / enclosure.
nothing should be wrong with the hdd i just bought it like 6-9months ago
if power management is enabled for the USB port or the HD's USB interface.
how do i do that
found this and hope it helps
Try the following steps and check the result.
Step 1: Change the power settings
a. Click Start, type power options and hit enter.
b. On power options window, click "change when the computer sleeps"
c. Click "Change advanced power settings"
d. From the list of items, expand Hard disk.
e. Change the "Turn off hard disk after" setting to "Never"
f. From the list of items, expand USB settings and expand its sub item "USB selective suspend setting" and then change the setting to "Disabled"
g. Apply the changes and check the result.