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Windows 7: Secondary Seagate Hard drive disappears after making spinning sound

14 Sep 2014   #21

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

ok thanks have posted the problem on a new thread here is the link: monitor goes black and no cable connected apears on screen I will run the driver verifier and post the dump file on the new tread thanks for all the help its much appreciated

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