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Freecom 500gb ExHDD Not Recognised


Feb 27, 2008 #2 raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241 +10 We find these problems are nearly always caused within the poor quality external enclosures rather than with the hard drives If you can post a screenshot of all non-present devices removed that will be good. Nov 23, 2009 7:52 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by GOSLO, GOSLO Nov 30, 2009 2:43 PM in response to GOSLO Level 1 (0 points) Nov 30, It has an option to rebuild it and even to change the type from fat32 to ntfs. have a peek at these guys

Try using your USB ports at the back of your PC (in the back panel). Sorry, it was a couple of years ago so I don't remember exactly. Use cpuz to find out Oct 9, 2008 at 11:29 AM #9 freebird_9924 Joined: Jan 27, 2007 Messages: 630 (0.17/day) Thanks Received: 12 Location: India System Specs System Name: So I know it's not anything to do with the hardware side of it. my site

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Feb 27, 2008 #10 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,246 +235 Put all the 8 years of data on DVD's and safely store them away. Now the drive cannot be recognised in either Trying to install windows 7 on new hard drive via usb/ solved How to Read External Hard Drive via USB Adapter? Taff™ 06:00 19 Jun 06 Drivers shouldn`t be required for XP - Freecom put drivers on the CD for 98SE. My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ...

  • I really don't know where to turn next - yes it works when directly connected but I specifically bought this to hang off the Airport Extreme!
  • I tried looking for solutions online but none of them helped.
  • Sep 10, 2008 at 7:48 PM #3 freebird_9924 Joined: Jan 27, 2007 Messages: 630 (0.17/day) Thanks Received: 12 Location: India System Specs System Name: HP envy 17 3090nr Processor: Intel core
  • to simplify what the freecom support said is that they feel the drive isn't getting enough power from your usb port and are asking you to un-plug any other devices connected
  • They didn’t work 0 francie Posts: 22,703 Forum Member✭✭✭ 21/12/12 18:34 #16 LION8TIGER wrote: » More or less what happened to my 500GB Freecom External hard drive though it only lasted
  • in device manager also i've checked, device working properly written there.
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i'm adding 2 usb ports of y cable in pc [tried both front and back ports] and portat other end in freecom tough drive. HP Drivers and Downloads for Printers, Scanners and More | HP Support If you can't find the pci simple communications controller (or any) driver on the HP site see this So this seems to be a Win 7 peculiarity (no surprise I guess) ex_bubbleheadDec 27, 2013, 10:09 AM Quote: Problem being Ubuntu cannot do an NTFS format.... Freecom External Hard Drive Stopped Working Useful to know, thanks.

ByPreacherE9 · 13 replies Feb 27, 2008 Hi all, I've been searching for a way to repair my external usb hdd, which recently stopped working. I have 2 external hard drives. I hope it helps and thanks for replying to my post. My System Specs OS Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit jumanji View Public Profile Find More Posts by jumanji 11 Sep 2013 #3 allen2013 Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit 6

I hope you are not using a usb hub right?Click to expand... Freecom Hard Drive Not Detected Windows 10 I have been connecting my Ex HDD Freecom into a frontal USB port.I have been using same USB for my backing up to a flash drive and it works fine Previously This was discussed with the store so I may have some recourse there. Back and front all ports aren't detecting it.

Freecom Hard Drive Is Not Recognized

In all honesty I haven't had to deal with anything like this before so I don't know what to do. And one of it seems to have mysteriously disappeared in your screenshots in post #6. Freecom External Hard Drive Driver All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices ALL How-tos Win 10 Win 8 Win 7 Win XP Win Vista Win 95/98 Win NT Win Me Win 2000 Win 2012 Freecom Hard Drive Not Detected Mac Definitely no drilling though, undid some screws and it slid out. 0 neo_wales Posts: 8,573 Forum Member✭ 16/12/12 23:06 #8 My Freecom developed similar behaviour, took it out of the case,

Do you have any Linux live CD's? I may have to send this one back too. They said i don't need the disk just plug it in. Likely a dodgy oxidized pin or solder joint then and the HDD may be fine if not too badly beaten :eek: It's too decent a size to consign to the attic Freecom Tough Drive Not Recognised

I guess the port of the HD needs to be repaired. If it does not work on another computer then you can try some other things to see if it is the drive or the caddy it is in that is faulty. From a 5.8-inch OLED display, reports of wireless charging and even a 3D scanner for facial recognition, it's all here. Computing.Net cannot verify the validity of the statements made on this site.

And I apologize if I've wasted our time. Freecom Hard Drive 400gb Driver He said it happened to him also, he said it's not the problem of the computer, it's the problem of the USB port of The HD. Inside you will find a plate covering the power and data connectors and you need to remove this to gain access and yes star head screws.

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Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Not FoundUnfortunately, the requested resources was not found.Still Need Help?Computing.Net is one of the oldest and largest technical support sites on the Internet. I would appreciate any help on this as I am quite keen to be backing up to my Freecom as soon as. The old one maybe could be OK with some tinkering and tweaking. Freecom Data Recovery Why not do just that.

ronintexasDec 27, 2013, 7:26 AM What is the format of the drive? Diodorus Siculus 09:36 17 Jun 06 If disk management doesn't see it after a reboot, have a look in the device manager. All you need to do is install ntfs-3g. neo_wales, Same question mate: how did you get the case off?

But as it's knacked, I'll transfer what data I can and go with the Seagate. Fix it in the New Year (2013 not 2014+...:)), or sell it or Freecycle it. The last thing you want is for that program to stuff up while changing the format and inadvertently loose everything, which is what you are trying to avoid anyway. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.  Apple Support Communities More ways to shop: Visit an Apple

It's one sure way to test it. That said, I don't 'rely' on it, its used as a backup to another backup sort of thing. written on the HD.