Maxtor External Harddrive Tags: Switch Maxtor Power External Hard Drive Components Last response: February 22, 2003 1:11 AM in Components Share kahchye February 21, 2003 2:17:24 PM Yo, i'm using one of those maxtor external hardrive, 40gig, USB 2.0. Just wonderin how do I power it off since there's no power button on it. Do i just switch off the main switch or wat? would that damage the hard disk? thanks! More about : maxtor external harddrive jihiggs February 21, 2003 5:16:57 PM you dont power it off, you just unplug it. my computer is so fast, it completes an endless loop in less than 4 seconds! kahchye February 22, 2003 1:11:17 AM Do you mean just unplug the USB cable or the power cable? do i hav to power it off as well? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How do I create a partition for my Maxtor One Touch external harddrive Forum Maxtor External Firewire Harddrive Forum Solvedmaxtor one touch iii external storage Forum SolvedExternal Harddrive Not Accessible Forum SolvedWhat is the best External harddrive Forum SolvedI can't access my External Harddrive in Windows 7 Forum My external HD Maxtor DiamondMax 21 went use it the other day. Plugged it in ans the fan came on the on/off swich just start Forum Solvedi have a wd essential external harddrive need to get a new one should I stay with same brand Forum SolvedExternal Harddrive will not work with Windows 8 Forum SolvedCloned USB External Harddrive Won't Boot Forum Solvedmy toshiba 1TB external harddrive suddenly stopped working. whenever i plug it into a computer there is the usual sound alert Forum SolvedExternal Harddrive Failure, Can I recover my files? Forum maxtor external back up Forum SolvedWife accidentally formatted the external harddrive.... Forum SolvedLaptop harddrive in an external enclosure - cannot recover data Forum SolvedOS in external harddrive is not recognised by my bios Forum SolvedWindows 7 Computer Won't Recognize Long-standing External Harddrive Forum SolvedExternal Harddrive asking to reformat Forum SolvedMaxtor IV 1 tb External Hard Drive Forum SolvedI want to buy Seagate External Harddrive, my HP Laptop does not read it. How can I fix this??? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !