Storage forum: external hard drive not recognised

by: cbazza May 28, 2006 10:47 AM PDT

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external hard drive not recognised

by cbazza - 5/28/06 10:47 AM

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My dilemma is, you guessed it I have a 120GB hard drive from Maxtor, which don't work. I have tried many things but it still dont work. When I connect it to my PC it detects it as a USB Mass Storage' device and then when it tries to install it, it says there was an error with the installation and may not work correctly. You got it, it dont' not at all!!. I am using WinXP Home. Any suggestions? PLEASE, I am going nuts!!

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