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Windows 7: My external hard drive is AutoRunning

21 Apr 2011   #11
Hans L

Windows 7 Ultimate

I just remember that I deleted some Seagate firmware on the drive. That's probably it. I'll get it back and let you know.


Hans L

My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Apr 2011   #12
Hans L

Windows 7 Ultimate

I want to add that I have now found this:

Happening 1: Device connect

Happening 2: AutoPlay

Happening 3: Disconnect (about 12 seconds after Device connect)

I had the clock going with seconds showing, so I was able to pinpoint the times exactly. I then went to the Event Viewer, and I found what you see in the attached jpg files (the file names tell were the information came from).

I will investigate further based on this, but if you gain any insights based on the files, please let me know. I have switched cable, but not outlet, which I will do tomorrow.


Hans L

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My external hard drive is AutoRunning-custom-view-administrative-general.jpg   My external hard drive is AutoRunning-custom-view-administrative-details-1.jpg   My external hard drive is AutoRunning-custom-view-administrative-details-2.jpg   My external hard drive is AutoRunning-windows-logs-system-general.jpg   My external hard drive is AutoRunning-windows-logs-system-details.jpg  

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