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Can anyone help? Viola!!! Cheers jes kaidens_mum View Public Profile Send a private message to kaidens_mum Find More Posts by kaidens_mum Page 1 of 4 1 23 > Last » « Previous Thread | Go to the ... 2 Step 2: Get your tools and partsI needed a soldering gun (red) solder (spool) desolder-er aka solder sucker. (blue item) Replacement part. http://olivettipc.com/hard-drive/maxtor-external-hard-drive-problems.html

Same issue. Sorry for the confussion. December 22, 2008 Tags externalharddrive resolved Share Twitter Facebook

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Maxtor External Hard Drive Not Working

I'm not sure what I'm doing wrong. Yes, I know I need to have a better back up system. If SeaTools fails to function properly or is unresponsive, replace the drive. Repeated, regular tapping, grinding or beeping.

  1. jimbob69 View Public Profile Send a private message to jimbob69 Find More Posts by jimbob69 November 9th, 2006, 02:34 PM #19 heyfritzky Junior Member Join Date: Nov 2006 Posts:
  2. In which the pen drive may work but it is not enough for the Ext.
  3. Y12028128 KB in 4201 recovered files.Windows has made corrections to the file system. 312,492,320 KB total disk space. 320 KB in 1 hidden files. 160 KB in 1 folders. 33,551,872 KB
  4. to solve the problem, click on the "Start" menu, click the "Run" command, and type in: services.msc , scroll down until you see both these services.
  5. by sparkey826 / March 17, 2009 9:07 AM PDT In reply to: Re: Software that WILL read your device...
  6. I'm trying to fix this your way.
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  8. New to forum and I, too, have to same problem.
  9. Find More Posts by RikFairlie May 31st, 2006, 12:14 PM #3 slpgdragon Junior Member Join Date: May 2006 Location: Thousand Oaks, California Posts: 18 Re: External hard drive not
  10. Both are formatted to NTFS.

The drive spins up and the head starts clicking right from the beginning with a regular constant sound: . I had one Maxtor DiamondMax 10 300 gb in an external Sumvision SATA/IDE combo enclosure. I pulled the drive and put it in an external USB drive enclosure. Maxtor External Hard Drive Not Recognized Mac http://seagate.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/seagate.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=3606&p_created=1170450275&p_sid=a8j9Gexi&p_accessibility=0&p_lva=3606&p_sp=cF9zcmNoPTEmcF9zb3J0X2J5PSZwX2dyaWRzb3J0PSZwX3Jvd19jbnQ9OSZwX3Byb2RzPTAmcF9jYXRzPTAmcF9wdj0mcF9jdj0mcF9zZWFyY2hfdHlwZT1hbnN3ZXJzLnNlYXJjaF9ubCZwX3BhZ2U9MSZwX3NlYXJjaF90ZXh0PXZpc3Rh&p_li=&p_topview=1All the best!

by dsb1983 / November 30, 2006 8:31 AM PST In reply to: I have had no luck with any of these options. Volume Serial Number is 3215-4A9D Directory of F:\File Not FoundF:\>chkdsk F: /fThe type of the file system is FAT32.Cannot lock current drive.Chkdsk cannot run because the volume is in use by Anyone try it yet? the external usb hard drive showed up on the Safely Remove Hardware list.

Some wonderful technician at Dell told me about a File Recovery program that was able to read the device even though there is no drive for it listed under "My Computer" Maxtor External Hard Drive Manual It was working fine when I first installed it, but once I removed it in order to backup my laptop it would not work on the laptop and now it won't Accessing Maxtor External Hard Drive. This, frustratingly didn't fix the problem.

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as that was the original file format of the disk. http://datacent.com/datarecovery/hdd/maxtor Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Access Maxtor One Touch III Mini with Vista by cberk / January 31, 2008 2:34 PM PST In reply to: Try this! Maxtor External Hard Drive Not Working The default settings of Primary Partition and NTFS- Quick Format are recommended for most users. Maxtor External Hard Drive Driver Data recovery in such case involves removing platters from such musical drive in class 100 clean room environment and transplanting them into matching donor.

I had the One-Touch working fine then one day it is lised as Disconnected in the Maxtor Express Drive SW. this contact form Capable But Command Failed" or some other BIOS error. If you hear your Maxtor hard drive making some other unusual noises visit our Hard Drive Sounds page for more typical sounds these drives make. Clif Clif View Public Profile Send a private message to Clif Find More Posts by Clif August 16th, 2006, 05:57 PM #13 Clif Junior Member Join Date: Aug Maxtor External Hard Drive Not Recognized Windows 10

May not apply to One Touch II family. MousemonkeyFeb 25, 2012, 11:58 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Ask a new question Read More Hard Drives External Hard Drive Maxtor Storage Related Resources solved Are maxtor external Sign in to report inappropriate content. have a peek here Course the easiest way to see if that is the case is to plug something else like a pen drive into the USB port and see if it is even working.

NCIX Tech Tips 888,077 views 7:22 How to fix a broken hard drive Beeping noise or clicking RECOVER GET DATA BACK FOR FREE! Maxtor 3200 External Hard Drive Accessing Maxtor External Hard Drive. my usb port is the problem here, a pen drive with more than 5mb file size is hard to transfer to or from my pc (the drive just hang)...

I took the casing apart and installed the Hard Drive into my PC as an internal HD.

do this for both of the services, and it will fix ur problem." (from techrepublic) Will let you know how that works out. John's | Colchester| Newfoundland | PEI Ontario | Quebec | Alberta | Saskatchewan | Manitoba | Alberta | British Columbia | Nova Scotia | New Brunswick caret-downclockcommentemailfacebookfeedgo-to-bottomgo-to-topheartlog-outmoonpencilsearch-whitetwittercoglistusermefi-shirtbracketed-plusdown-arrowhtml-bracket-lefthtml-bracket-rightslashtwo-linesboldclosehyperlinkicon_19502icon_248icon_299italicmedia1media2media4media5media7media8musicnotehideshow Ask MetaFilter querying the study the format storage methods of macbooks.(of this i know nothing, i DONT think they use the 12345678.123 format) study PC storage methods. Maxtor External Hard Drive Repair All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.

Now I have to change the firmware back to 30, if I find the time.

My Maxtor can no longer be detected in Windows but it does in BIOS. Very frustrating. right click on each of the services about and select properties, on the general tab, change the startup type to "automatic" and click the start button under the service status. http://olivettipc.com/hard-drive/iomega-external-hard-drive-light-on-but-not-working.html Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video?

Loading... heyfritzky View Public Profile Send a private message to heyfritzky Find More Posts by heyfritzky November 21st, 2006, 02:59 PM #20 ORTEGA Junior Member Join Date: Nov 2006 Posts: when i turn the drive off, everything returns to normal. That is can you actually transfer files to/from the drive?If it doesn't work, you can try drive cleanup.

Plus another thing to look at is if whether or not plug and play is disabled in the system Bio's. It was working well, until the other day. by BRADGSMIT / February 16, 2006 7:42 AM PST In reply to: Re: HELP!!!!!!! If that does not work, connect it to a powered USB hub to ensure enough electrical power.

It could be due to:- Power surge on the USB port, which closes down the External unexpectantly.- Can be caused by un-plugging the external without using "The safety removal tool".- There I'm a network engineer and sysadmin whose been managing my own servers and stuff since i was about... 13. Still nothing on the My Computer screen showing it is there. PS: U don't live in Norway, do u?

z-a-recovery.com/download.htmOn my Maxtor 6V250F0 the CR205 component turned into smoke yesterday. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Same Problem with Locked Drive by biz123 / January 27, 2005 8:33 AM PST In reply to: Maxtor External Drive Locked and Disconnected It drives me crazy, why does it work some times and then not others? Good luck!

Step 1: Identifying the problemShow All Items Is your hard drive broken?Is it hardware or software?ProblemPowers on but BIOS doesn't see it correctly (size and partition) DOS tools don't work.Windows doesn't Was this the usual behavior when it was first connected when it was still working? Under the category "disk drives" there is an item with the name "ST350084 1A USB Device" which goes away when I turn off the new drive and which comes back when