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Windows 7: external HDD?


29 Jan 2014   #1

windows 7 64 BIT
 
 
external HDD?

i have a seagate desktop 2.0 USB & powered external HDD upon restart it shows up & sometimes not. I have formatted & changed ports.
it did this in windows 7 & now windows 8.
it my wits end
any suggestions?
thanks

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29 Jan 2014   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Try a different cable.
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30 Jan 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

If the above does not help, you may try another suitable AC adapter. A defective adapter can also cause problems. ( You said desktop, powered. So I presume it has a brick.)
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30 Jan 2014   #4

windows 7 64 BIT
 
 

thanks guys
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