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Maxtor One Touch 300GB External HD Problem


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Well, I have a external HD which is not working, it shows up inside the "Safely Remove Hardware" but as far as my computer goes it does not show up. Anyone know whats going on?
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Hi, welcome to this site
remember we are working blind so bare with us
to help others reply to your question
if you haven't mentioned it yet:
- what model of computer
- what os, XPpro or home
- how old is it

sorry more questions:
- how is the external harddrive powered, usb or exteranl power suply
- does the device show up in device manager
- is it already formatted, or are you about to do that too
- has the device worked with other computers
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- what model of computer : Dell Inspiron 1505
- what os, XPpro or home : XP Home
- how old is it: I bought it late July

- how is the external harddrive powered, usb or exteranl power suply: External Power Supply
- does the device show up in device manager: Yes
- is it already formatted, or are you about to do that too: Not sure
- has the device worked with other computers: Yes
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