Re: External USB Hard Drive no longer works
On Sun, 29 Nov 2009 19:38:09 -0500, Questor <Questor@minimoe.com>
>Have you opened it up to see if the cables are still seated properly?
Haven't tried that yet - but will.
>It is also possible that the power supply has failed and that there
>might be enough juice to turn it, but not run the electronics (a long
>shot, but possible).
>External drives DO go bad also and this one may have just done that.
>> On Sun, 29 Nov 2009 19:27:11 -0500, Questor <Questor@minimoe.com>
>>> Have you tried another USB port or another USB cable?
>> Yes, I have tried both.
>>>> I have been using an external drive for backup - but as of today, I
>>>> cannot 'see' it in 'Computer.' It is turning, but not showing up on my
>>>> monitor. Is there any way I can check to see what the problem is? The
>>>> cables seem fine.