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Connor'sCustomPCs 117,092 views 5:20 How to open Seagate 1 TB external hard disk and fix it for problems of not getting detected - Duration: 5:11. Any help is appreciated. It really was just the enclosure and my drive is working fine. Thanks for any advice. Check This Out
Back to top #3 JohnC_21 JohnC_21 Members 17,066 posts ONLINE Local time:02:13 PM Posted 04 August 2015 - 09:25 AM I agree with YeahBleeping. After the storm passed, I tried to turn on my PC but nothing worked. I'm in the process of disassembling this and I'll post back later if it's worked. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/threads/did-my-seagate-external-harddrive-die.164333/
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Always save needed data on separate drives in the future. ACS Data Recovery 52,502 views 36:12 Review: Seagate Expansion 1TB External Hard Drive - Duration: 5:20. In fact, a couple of days ago, I also encountered the similar data loss problems and desperately wanted to find a way to rescue my photos and files back. Sign in to add this video to a playlist.
I was thinking of disassembling this and sticking the drive into my computer rather than searching for a replacement piece to be 100% sure whether it's the drive or the enclosure. Register now! When your external hard drive stops working normally, you may feel quite worried about the important data stored on the disk. Seagate 2tb External Hard Drive Not Turning On Corrupted Seagate External Hard Drive Recovery Seagate external hard drive corruption is a common problem for portable device users.
If that is not possible the drive could be good and the USB bridge card damaged but it would depend on the model of Seagate. Seagate Hard Drive Not Showing Up In My Computer My question is, were I to open it up, could I take the hard drive out and put it into another external device? Although the Seagate external can still be shown as a removable device, you will receive disk not formatted message when clicking the device.
This will allow the computer's Plug and Play OS to try and see the drive. 3.
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Paragon Seagate Driver So could I use a new housing? Discussion in 'Storage' started by Broman48, Apr 17, 2012. Before I could safely shut down and unplug we had a big crack of lightning and lost electricity for a moment.
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http://forums.seagate.com/t5/FreeAg...GB-Desktop-USB/m-p/904?view=by_date_ascending http://forums.seagate.com/t5/FreeAgent-Products/Freeagent-Pro-500gb-power-issues/td-p/4457 New Power Supply, check for compatibility: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0030BMV9O/?tag=tec06d-20 Those older black and orange models had some power issues and there were firmware updates for some drives. And them where to get one (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 How To Fix Seagate External Hard Drive Not Recognized I use two external drives and stagger the backups, just in case one backup fails. Hfs4win.exe Seagate Edit: If the drive is 3.5" then you would need a power adapter included with any USB adapter such as this one.
Don't break the case unless that's a last resort to try the drive in its bare state. his comment is here I'm gonna go back everything up now. 95Viper and jsfitz54 say thanks. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. I know that doesn't help if it won't start. Seagate External Hard Disk Light Blinking But Not Detecting
http://forums.seagate.com/t5/FreeAg...GB-Desktop-USB/m-p/904?view=by_date_ascending http://forums.seagate.com/t5/FreeAgent-Products/Freeagent-Pro-500gb-power-issues/td-p/4457 New Power Supply, check for compatibility: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B0030BMV9O/?tag=tec06d-20 Those older black and orange models had some power issues and there were firmware updates for some drives. Last edited: Apr 17, 2012 Broman48 says thanks. Sign in to report inappropriate content. http://itreader.net/external-hard/seagate-external-hard-drive-videos-are-lost.html I tried it in several power points in the house as well as several USB ports that I know work because other devices work while plugged in.
Quote from OC review: One thing of note is the On/Off Button has a sensor to control the power of the unit. Seagate Hard Drive Not Detected Mac You need to wait before the scanning is completed. Do you know where I might find a replacement for that?
The power supply isn't the issue, and I too have hundreds of gigs of data that I really don't want to lose.
The Seagate is less than a year old and was only about 30% full. The device disconnect sound played in Windows and I looked down to see the harddrive light was off. only way to know is to get another usb adapter or stick it in a machine and test. Seagate External Hard Drive Not Showing Up Mac Loading...
Did you try holding your finger on the on/off button for 20+ seconds? An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. Step-by-step Guide to Recover Seagate External USB Hard Drive Data Free download the external hard drive recovery software now for Seagate USB hard drive file recovery when it does not work: http://itreader.net/external-hard/seagate-free-agent-1tb-external-hard-drive-not-powering-up.html Using the site is easy and fun.
Theoria Apophasis 206,155 views 9:55 How To Fix USB Ports Not Working or Not Recognized (Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 and Vista) / Laptop & PC - Duration: 4:14. Now today I try to plug in the Seagate ext HD and it won't turn on. An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 YeahBleeping YeahBleeping Members 1,254 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:01:13 PM Posted 04 August 2015 -
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