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Drive spinning but not recognized

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  • Hard Drives
  • SATA
  • USB
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Last response: in Storage
December 27, 2010 8:47:09 PM

I use to use seagate 7200.9 500gb with usb to sata adopter. I have used this derive for backup and it has always been used as a usb drive.

http://www.anandtech.com/show/1833 ( THis is probably my hdd)

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ( This is my usb to sata adopter)

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a b G Storage
December 31, 2010 8:38:49 PM

Connect the drive (including the power supply) and see if it is seen in Disk Manager. If it is seen, then the drive might be going bad. If not, the adapter could be at fault.
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