Best bet is to check the product description and go from there! I know that doesn't help if it won't start. HDD The Guardian Series: Highly Specialized Internal Drives Rescue We Can Recover Your Files, Just in Case. My Segate 1 TB HDD light blinking but it is not detected. http://kodeuwa.com/hard-drive/old-hard-drive-isnt-working-as-an-external-drive.html
Windows 7: 2TB Seagate Expansion light flashing but not recognised Page 1 of 2 1 2 > 30 Dec 2013 #1 funkychick7 windows 7 64 bit home premium 22 posts But now I have nothing. Any advice would be great .Not looking to recover the files (although that would BE GREAT), but if i can get it working again, even from scratch that'd be awesome. Discussion in 'Storage' started by Broman48, Apr 17, 2012. this page
I tried a couple programs to get it back because they said the drive was empty or something. Did my Seagate external harddrive die? But we need your help. Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Hardware & Devices » User Name Remember Me?
anyone give any suggestions please... Was this answer helpful? Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Seagate Central Flashing Green Light Of Death Another thing to note would be that I always usually leave it plugged into my desktop while I'm on it.
I would plug it into my laptop and not get anything at all, I then noticed the light was blinking so I knew that isn't a good sign. Seagate Hard Drive Light On But Not Detected My hard drive isn't registering with my computer but the light is flashing.. I tried to use another cable - mini-USB to dual USB - plugging the two USB connector in a two USB ports of my desktop PC and nothing happened. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2198528/1tb-seagate-external-hard-drive-detected-light-blinking.html It requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair shops with access to repair information and replacement parts—so you have the resources you need to fix things quickly and affordably.
KellyNat1982May 20, 2016, 6:28 AM Shaun o said: Right, There are two types of external drives.A large external drive that requires its own 12v power supply contains in most cases a Toshiba External Hard Drive Flashing Blue Light Memmy91May 13, 2015, 4:24 AM Hi Guys Sorry to be stealing the post, just hoping like minds can help me Have a WD My Passport 1TB and all was working fine. Apr 17, 2012 at 3:32 PM #3 jsfitz54 Joined: Jun 18, 2010 Messages: 1,338 (0.55/day) Thanks Received: 540 System Specs Processor: Intel i7 970 // Intel i7 2600K // Intel X5677 Oct 31, 2014 at 2:58 AM #10 mcarrer91 New Member Joined: Oct 31, 2014 Messages: 1 (0.00/day) Thanks Received: 0 Broman48 said: ↑ After lots of unscrewing and prying (they really
Alawi3d 2012-01-27 18:54:59 UTC #17 Hello I m having exactly the same issue..but Im connecting the WD 2TB to my Asus U series Laptop , OS : Win 7 Tried all http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/316673-2tb-seagate-expansion-light-flashing-but-not-recognised.html I would plug it into my laptop and not get anything at all, I then noticed the light was blinking so I knew that isn't a good sign. Seagate External Hard Drive Blinking Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community. Seagate Backup Plus Blinking Light Fix As I indicated, once you open it, you will void any warranty.
Anyone have a solution for this sort of problem? http://kodeuwa.com/hard-drive/old-external-hd.html You can get Windows to do it, but you have to purchase third-party software. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT This service is very expensive though, so only do this if the information is extremely important. Seagate External Hard Drive Not Working No Light
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Even I am facing same issue. Was this answer helpful? Take Action It's time to speak out for your right to repair Dear Washingtonians, Washington has a chance to become the first state in the nation to pass "Fair Repair" legislation. External Usb Power Supply it was wiped out.
Oct 11, 2013 9:33 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by MCS2010, MCS2010 Dec 9, 2013 10:02 PM in response to Weeblerock Level 1 (0 points) Dec 9, Normally, Windows does this automatically, but sometimes because of other connected devices, your external hard drive will be recognized, but not have any drive letter assigned to it. I’ve tested and swapped the USB cable and Power output, checked on a different computer and looked at Disk Utility, ALL with no luck. http://kodeuwa.com/hard-drive/older-computer-and-external-hard-drive.html Warranty info page: Warranty and Returns Assistance Warranty Validation Page Goodluck!
I'm in the process of disassembling this and I'll post back later if it's worked. A terminal fault in a drive about a year old is unacceptable. Take Action It's time to speak out for your right to repair Dear Kansans, Kansas has a chance to become the first state in the nation to pass "Fair Repair" legislation. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
Please try what 'Recycled' had suggested. May be not (with this drive). My System Specs OS windows 7 64 bit home premium funkychick7 View Public Profile Find More Posts by funkychick7 . 30 Dec 2013 #2 jumanji Windows 7 Home Premium 32 If those steps do not return the drive to correct function, it is very possible, even probable, that the drive has failed and needs to be replaced - see our Warranty page
Tell them you support a bipartisan Fair Repair bill, SF 15. IRISS 2012-01-20 14:58:23 UTC #13 HALLO.....What happened with you happened with me the same seinario.....am checking the solution in the forums...we can cooperate to find a solutoin...deal.... I unplugged it and plugged it into my laptop. We have a chance to protect local repair jobs—the corner mom-and-pop repair shops that keep getting squeezed out by manufacturers.
Also in disk management the disk appears as unknown and not registered or allocated , there is no drive letter . Hardware & Devices seagate expansion driveI have a 3g usb seagate expansion drive that is about 3 mths old. Secondly, you might need to update the driver in Windows. And they get to set whatever prices they want.
Stand up for the right to repair in Massachusetts. I would hate to lose all my movie and work. Get the answer MarkkkJul 17, 2014, 6:57 AM Light blinking means its sleeping. You guys advise against that?
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