HDD problem Tags: Hard Drives Laptops Connection Seagate Storage Last response: December 1, 2012 4:39 PM in Storage Share amirmargon November 30, 2012 3:30:17 PM Hello, i have seagate freeagent exteral hard drive when i connect it to laptop it does not turn on and computer does not recognize it More about : hdd problem phil22 a b D Laptop a c 79 G Storage November 30, 2012 9:12:46 PM Test it with SeaTools for Windows which will report it's state of health (if SeaTools can detect it): http://www.seagate.com/support/downloads/seatools/ m 0 l ELMO_2006 a b G Storage December 1, 2012 4:39:45 PM +1^ However you may also be required to use a usb cable that provides more power to the drive via 2USB ports to one i.e..... http://www.justanswer.com/computer/53hn6-own-maxtor-one... Scroll down to the middle of the page. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHard Disk Drive (HDD) problem Forum SolvedPc problem, hdd maybe? Forum Solvedhelp! HDD problem? Hp P-7 1414 windows 8.1 Forum SolvedProblem connecting Notebook's HDD to SATA cable. Forum SolvedBoot Priorities problem: SSD & HDD Forum SolvedPlease Help HDD problem Forum Solvedhow to fix HDD problem to install windows 7? Forum SolvedProblem with Migrate for Win 8.1 from HDD to RAID0 (2xSSD) Forum Solvedhdd instalation problem Forum SolvedDead HDD Problem Forum SolvedIf I use a SATA 3 SSD , and a SATA 2 HDD is there any problem? Forum Solved3TB HDD (Partition problem) Forum Solvedproblem with new HDD Forum Solved80GB HDD, FAT32 formatted w/ USB case used as MP3 device in car problem Forum SolvedHaving a bad sector problem with a Seagate HDD in a new Lenovo notebook Forum SolvedOdd Seagate HDD Problem - Please Help! Forum SolvedHdd problem, i dont know what Forum SolvedWD HDD problem in my PC Forum SolvedAn Interesting Problem: Possible HDD Failure? Forum SolvedHDD problem Plz Help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !