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Sometimes, the external encasement connections fail. You can’t format it since Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Hope that’s enough to tempt you to assist, if you need more, please ask and i’ll tell all I peeled them off and discovered the original enclosure maker, which is ximeta , with the enclosure being an NetDisk Enclosure. Windows Vista Firefox 3.

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I have had just as many problems with DVDs that “fail” and suddenly lose data. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

When you click on the ‘safely remove icon’, it asks if you want to stop the external hard drive so the USB port must be working. The driver itself is not the pinnacle of ease of use or stability. It’s a small lesson, but so far the lesson seems to be repeating too often. From the info and the screenshots I’ve given previously would anyone be able to point me in the right direction of a driver download?

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You have to tell windows to give comstsr external device another drive letter. Any chance of a hand please? If after Windows scans for new hardware, if it sets them back up as UNKNOWN USB DEVICE or something similar, or continues to give them a yellow question mark or exclamation point, then you may have 5000gb other problem with it, either the device could be going bad or it could possibly even need to have a new cable tried on it.


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Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. JPG It does say “location 0” would that have something to do with it? I have worked with many internal HD’s I am a PC repair tech and sometimes I will often plug the internal drive into a USB adapter so that I can attempt to backup data for people when we know the drives are failing.

Jack – Jan 1, at Jedi Starfighter -Star Wars: Jebin – Nov 25, at When you power them back on, Windows should try to set them up again. In closing, you may have read my statement about such devices not being a backup system I then plugged in USB cable, plugged power supply back into the back of the enclosure, turned it on and my computer found it.

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If so, does it do the same thing on the other computers as it is now doing on yours, or does it work on other computers right now? It still works with my and PS3, just not my computer. Since the PS3 and could not run a scandisk or repair or anything, maybe thats why the drive appears to mount, where windows may be trying to figure out whats wrong with it and fix the problem during mounting. Such devices fail all the time. You could optionally just power off your USB drives or unplug the power cable if they have no button.


One person found this helpful. Games not worth purchasing. I peeled them off and discovered the original enclosure maker, which is ximetawith the enclosure being an NetDisk Enclosure.

Well i think power Should be fine, as the onboard led lights go on and gives some diagonistic, but maybe ill try swapping that out as well. Iman – Sep 6, at Don’t see what you’re looking for?

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A copy of these are in my recovery kit. I really don’t know what to do. Or watched others lose it all. I went to plug it back into my computer, and now my computer no longer reads it: The way the drives show up in disk management is bizarre.