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Windows 7: Seagate external HD disconnecting on reboot

08 Mar 2015   #1

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
Seagate external HD disconnecting on reboot

If I uninstall device and or disconnect power it reconnects

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20 Mar 2015   #2

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Usb connection on external housing went bad. Discarded it and connected drive SATA bare. Solved
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 Seagate external HD disconnecting on reboot

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